Towercom inks Astra deal

March 24, 2009 | 08:04 UK

SkylinkTowercom, the operator of the Czech/Slovak pre-pay DTH platform Sky Link, has contracted an additional transponder on Astra’s 23.5 degrees East position.

Bringing the total number it uses to three, it will allow the company to offer more HD channels.

Sky Link has so far distributed 600,000 smart cards in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.