Rush launches on Eutelsat Kabelkiosk

Voom HD Networks and Eutelsat visAvision have announced the launch of Rush on the KabelKiosk platform. The news was announced by Glenn Oakley, Voom HD Networks Senior Vice President, Global Operations and Business Development and Eutelsat KabelKioskís Managing Director Martina Rutenbeck. Rush is a 24/7 linear channel devoted to extreme sports and adrenaline-filled action.

Rush will be transmitted in standard definition via Eutelsatís Atlantic Bird 2 satellite at 8 degrees West. The KabelKiosk platform is expected to migrate to the Eurobird 9A satellite at Eutelsatís latest major platform 9 degrees East in the first quarter of 2009. The Rush channel is already available through Germanyís Kabel BW, and a high definition version of the channel is available on BSkyBís satellite platform in the UK.