SATCO DX Satellite Chart - Updates 24-31 March

SATCO DX Satellite Chart - Updates 24-31 March

This is a summary of last week's updates to the service.
More details are available at http://www.satcodx.com/

=== EUROPE:  http://www.satcodx.com/chart1.shtml
--- Astra 1E:  http://www.satcodx.com/astra1e.html
TVBS Europe has started on 11,837 H (tp 71), MPEG-2/clear,
11-01 CET, sharing time with Chinese Channel.

--- Astra 1F:  http://www.satcodx.com/astra1f.html
Atomic TV (Poland) test card has started on 12,382 H (tp 99),
MPEG-2, expected to start here on 1 April.

--- Eutelsat II f1:  http://www.satcodx.com/e2f1.html
NBC Europe has started in MPEG-2 on 11,020 V,
still in PAL on 10,987 V.

--- Hot Bird 1:  http://www.satcodx.com/hb1.html
Tylko Muzyka trailer has started on 11,457 H, MPEG-2

--- Hot Bird 2:  http://www.satcodx.com/hb2.html
Polonia 1 has started on 11,977 H, still on 11,785 H

--- Eutelsat II f2:  http://www.satcodx.com/e2f2.html
RTS Sat (Serbia) has replaced AFN-TV Europe on 11,658 V

--- Eutelsat II f4M:  http://www.satcodx.com/e2f4.html
RTS Sat (Serbia) has left 11,181 H

--- Amos 1:  http://www.satcodx.com/amos1.html
HBO package testing on Amos 1: 11,224 H, MPEG-2

--- Hispasat 1A/1B:  http://www.satcodx.com/hispasat.html
TVE 1 and TV La 2 have started on 12,591 V, MPEG-2/clear

--- Home pages:
HBO Hungary has at http://www.fornax.hu/hbo/
TVG - TV de Galicia at http://www.crtvg.es/
Galeusca TV at http://www.crtvg.es/
COM Radio at http://www.partal.com/cuni/comradio.html

--- RealVideo:
HRT - Hrvatska TV at http://www.hrt.hr/audio/vijesti/index_hrv.html

--- Express 6:  http://www.satcodx.com/e6.html
TV 3 Rossija is back on Express 6: 4,125 R

--- Turksat 1B:  http://www.satcodx.com/t1b.html
On 29 March, Kanal E moved from Turksat 1C to Turksat 1B: 11,519 H,
MPEG-2, Turkish beam.

=== ASIA:  http://www.satcodx.com/chart3.shtml
--- Rimsat G2:  http://www.satcodx.com/rg2.html
Vijay TV has left 3,825 L again

--- Asiasat 2:  http://www.satcodx.com/asia2.html
On 27 March, Mawady TV (Myanmar) started on 3,766 V, MPEG-2/clear

--- Home page:
NEPC TV (India) at http://www.nepcindia.com/nepctv.htm

=== NORTH AMERICA:  http://www.satcodx.com/chart2.shtml
--- GE 2:  http://www.satcodx.com/ge2.html
ANA - Arab Network of America has moved to 4,140 H (W2-22), NTSC
All Primestar channels have switched from Satcom K2 to GE 2

--- DBS 1/2/3:  http://www.satcodx.com/s4.html
A lot of changes took place in the DirecTV package at 06.00 EST
on 28 March. Here is a list of all the new channels:

TV Food, Romance Classics, STARZ2!, STARZ2! West, Encore West,
Animal Planet, WGN-TV (Chicago), QVC, Channel Earth, Trinity,
SportsChannel Florida, Fox Sports Midwest and Fox Sports West 2.
For a complete updated line-up with all the new numberings,
please take a look at http://www.satcodx.com/dig/directv.html

--- Home page:
Orion at http://www.OrionNetworks.net/
The Discovery Channel Canada at http://www.exn.net/
The University Network at http://www.genescottunivernet.com/

=== SOUTH AMERICA:  http://www.satcodx.com/chart2.shtml
--- PAS 3R:  http://www.satcodx.com/pas3r.html
Galeusca TV has started on 3,906 V, MPEG-2/PowerVu

--- Home page:
ART Latino at http://www.art-tv.net/topeng/channels/artl/latino.html

=== LAUNCHES:  http://www.satcodx.com/launches.html
New launch information from Arianespace:
July: Hot Bird 3 and Indostar 1 with V99
Aug.: Sirius 2 with V100 (previously 4 July)
Oct.: Intelsat 803 (not V99)
Nov.: Intelsat 804

All satellite charts in North/South American and Asia have got
the new layout, with radio channels beneath the TV channels and
a seperate column for the names of the contributors. That means
that all main/analog charts worldwide have the same layout again.

Europe switched to summer time on 30 March, CET is now UTC +2h.

Best Regards,
Christian Lyngemark                 SATCO DX Satellite Chart
Christian@Lyngemark.com             webmaster@satcodx.com
http://www.lyngemark.com/           http://www.satcodx.com/

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