SES SA Signs New Capacity Deal with MagtiCom
SES SA announced that Georgian mobile and telecommunication company MagtiCom signed an agreement for a fourth transponder at the ASTRA 31.5 degrees East orbital position after the first year of operations of MagtiSat, Georgia's first domestic direct-to-home (DTH) satellite platform. MagtiSat will utilize the four SES transponders to offer up to 100 Georgian and foreign digital television channels, including high-definition (HD) channels. The operator is broadcasting in DVB-S2 standard and MPEG-4 encoding. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
- Share this
- Digg this