Saturday, August 16, 2008

africa ARABSAT c-band digital

the launch of badr-6 will not be an exiting thing for african arabsat c-band viwers. arabsat plans to transfer all c-band digital DTH broadcast from 26 degrees east to ARABSAT 2 B 30.5 degrees east . arabsat had this to say :


SEE-digit-ALL, C-band/Africa -->
Enjoy 20 NEW Channels, Free-to-Air!Introducing the all new “SEE-digit-all” C-band African broadcasting service with two new digital TV bouquets at 30.5° East (Arabsat-2B).To satisfy the large demand expressed by its African viewers, Arabsat is now broadcasting 20 new Free-to-Air TV channels over a large part of Africa. And many more to come…The launch of these first two bouquets towards the African continent constitutes Arabsat’s initial step of an ambitious commitment to provide its African audience with the largest possible choice of Free-To-Air TV channels over Africa.Many more channels will complement these as early as the second half of 2009 with the launch of Arabsat-5A, its newest satellite at 30.5°East equipped with an innovative powerful C-band beam reaching 100% of the African continent households. TUNE NOW to the following frequencies to enjoy your favorite programs! Al Jazeera bouquet: 4,125.75 MHz, QPSK, 3/4, 27.5MS, RHCP
Jazeera Space Channel / JSC (News)
JSC Mubasher (Events)
JSC Sports-1 (Sports)
Al Jazeera - English (News)
JSC Children (Children)
JSC Documentary (General Culture)
Qatar TV (General Entertainment)
Al Kass (Sports)
Arabsat bouquet: 3,822.75 MHz, QPSK, 3/4, 27.5MS, LHCP
Dubai TV (General Entertainment)
Orange TV (General Entertainment)
Al Manar TV (General Entertainment, Aug.’08)
Press TV (News)
Abu Dhabi Sports (Sports)
Saudi 1 (General Entertainment)
Saudi 2 (General Entertainment)
Al Ekhbaria (Saudi News)
Riyadiyadh (Saudi Sports)
IQRA (Religious)
Ethiopian TV Network (General Entertainment)
IMPORTANT NOTICEViewers currently watching Free-To-Air TV channels in C-band at 26°East [BADR-C] need to RE-POINT their dishes to 30.5°East as ALL C-band digital transmissions on this satellite WILL CEASE BY 31st JULY 2008!

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