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DSNG gaining popularity for Indian news channels

MUMBAI: Digital Satellite News Gathering (DSNG) is becoming popular for all the news channels in India as the competition is on to be the first to broadcast live. "Though it is an expensive solution, DSNG is catching on, even in India. The September 11 incident has particularly put news channels...

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BTV World hops on to AsiaSat 3S platform

MUMBAI: The Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat) and the Bangladesh national broadcaster Bangladesh Television (BTV) have signed a lease agreement for the use of C-band capacity on AsiaSat 3S to broadcast BTV World, a television channel for overseas service across the Asia...

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Echostar IX/Telstar 13 multi-band satellite launched

EchoStar IX/Telstar 13, a powerful multi-band satellite built for EchoStar Communications Corporation and Loral Skynet by Space Systems/Loral (SS/L), was successfully launched. The satellite, to be positioned at 121 degrees West longitude, was sent into space from the Odyssey Launch Platform,...

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GlobeCast Increases C-band Capacity on AsiaSat

Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat) and GlobeCast have signed a new lease agreement for half of a 36 MHz C-band transponder on AsiaSat 2. GlobeCast will take up additional C-band capacity on AsiaSat 2, to be used by Satlink Communications, one of the largest satellite...

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EBU signs agreement for additional C-band capacity on AsiaSat 2

Asia Satellite Telecommunications (AsiaSat) has signed a new lease agreement with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU). This will give C-band more capacity on AsiaSat 2 and allow Asiasat to offer the EBU better transmission services of live sports and news events in Asia.

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