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High TV 3D launches via ASTRA 23.5 East

astra SES has announced that it has signed a capacity agreement with High TV 3D, a worldwide 3D general entertainment channel. High TV 3D will be distributed via the ASTRA 23.5 degrees.. more
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Dance TV HD signs with Astra

Holland based Dance TV will begin broadcasting in high definition following an agreement with the satellite service provider SES Astra. This deal means that the channel will be able to be.. more
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Arqiva renews MTV

The satellite system provider Arqiva will be making two of its transponders on the Astra satellite system, located at 19 degrees east, available for MTV, following a contract renewal between the.. more
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Samsung teams up with Astra for 3D promotion

The electrical giant Samsung will be joining forces with the satellite provider SES Astra, on a 3D project planned by SES Astra. Initially it seemed that SES Astra would be going ahead with the plan solo, but with the addition of Samsung the 3D project.. more
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Astra 3B on hold until May

It looks as if the planned launch of the Ariane 5 rocket may not take place until the later part of May at the earliest, following a series of aborted attempts at the Arianespace launch facility in French Guyana. The problem appears to have been.. more
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Astra launches 3DTV demo channel

The satellite provider SES Astra is making space available on its Astra satellite to broadcast a 3D demo channel. The Astra satellite is used to carry the UK satellite channels from BSkyB and Freesat. However viewers won’t be getting access to the free 3D channel,.. more
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Astra to invest in satellite broadband

Website: Rapid TV News While Eutelsat has made no secret of its ambitions to – over time – win 750,000 two-way broadband users to its upcoming Ka-Sat satellite, SES Astra is certainly not ignoring the potential of satellite-delivered broadband. The difference between Eutelsat and SES.. more
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Astra takes control of Sirius

The leading direct-to-home satellite service provider, SES Astra, has taken complete control of the satellite fleet operator SES Sirius, following a deal that see SES Astra buying the remaining ten per cent of shares from the Swedish Space Corporation (SSC) for an undisclosed fee. SES.. more
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SES Astra takes HD channels over 100

The satellite provider SES Astra can now boast more than one hundred high definition channels following the launch of five HD channels for Digital+, the Spanish pay per view broadcaster. These new channels include HD versions of Eurosport, National Geographic, MTVN and Fox. The channels.. more
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SES buys new satellites

The satellite service provider SES has placed an order worth an estimated five hundred million Euros with the Space systems group Astrium, a unit of European Aeronautic Defence & Space Company. The order is for four new satellites which will be known as ASTRA 2E,.. more
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