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Flip one of the transponders on the satellite Astra 3B operated by the Luxembourg media group M7 Group has been postponed to next year. According to the original plans should be in next week to flip "Dutch" transponder in DVB-S2.
It is a multiplex broadcast on the frequency 11.914 GHz, pol. H. He now mainly due to the needs of satellite platform Skylink operates in DVB-S and QPSK modulation. For viewers satellite services Skylink are being broadcast localized programs Eurosport, Film +, Discovery Channel, Disney Channel in MPEG-2, as well as Fine Living in MPEG-4 and unsettled Food Network in the same format.
Transponder 11.914 GHz was originally tipped to DVB-S2 on December 2, 2014. Change is postponed until next year. After flipping to the DVB-S2 multiplex capacity expands to new programs. The operator also must resolve the distribution of the above programs for Skylink. For example, channel Eurosport will continue in MPEG-2 and probably will be moved to the new frequency 12.070 GHz, pol. H, which is already being tested.
Skylink has recently completed a private old-new technical tests new capacity on ASTRA 3B. The new capacity will be used mainly for HD programs. According to unofficial information may include Slovak commercial station JOJ HD, HD PLUS, DOMA HD, HD Bear.
actual technical parameters of the new transponder:
• Astra 3B (23.5 ° E) freq. 11,876 GHz, pol. H, SR 29900, FEC 3/4, DVB-S2 / 8PSK
 

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Viewers Czech Television (CT) will be from mid-December able to watch programs on satellite ČT2 high-definition (HD). On the new transponder on the satellite Astra 3B , then the new year will find besides Twos and existing HD channels CT1 and CT sport. The changes do not affect the programs broadcast in standard definition programs or distributed terrestrially. Informed today about Czech Television. " Changes in the satellite distribution is related to the transition to a new provider of satellite capacity on the Astra satellite, which will continue to provide Czech Television broadcast channels CT 1 HD, CT HD sport and a new CT 2 HD , "says director Ivo Ferkl techniques. The winner of the tender for the new provider of satellite capacity became Czech Radiocommunications (CRA). Contracts with existing distributors to disseminate HD channels CT 1 and CT Sports HD from Astra 3B, ie. With Media Broadcast and E4C Group, a subsidiary of M7 Group , are valid until the end of this year. Launching test broadcasts in HD and Twos new multiplex But already scheduled for 16 December. The planned technical parameters of the new multiplex ČT2 HD from December 16, 2014 and CT1 HD Sport and HD Television from January 1, 2015: Satellite: Astra 3B (23.5 ° E) Frequency: 12.363 GHz Polarization: Vertical SR: 29500 ksymb / s FEC: 3/4 Standard: DVB-S2 Modulation: 8PSK transponder is completely new and not yet active. To receive programs from the new rate will be necessary to perform a new search by entering the above parameters. The programs will be coded system Irdeto ( CAID 0624 and 0D96) and available for access cards Skylink within the package DIGITAL HD and also cards for the reception of programs Thurs " With the new operator, the Czech Television will broadcast try to run before Christmas, so that viewers could festive program bid for CT 2 has been observed in high resolution. By the end of the year, however, we plan to run in parallel remaining two HD channels at the current frequency , "says Ivo Ferkl. The new software package, viewers will find on the same satellite at 23.5 ° E as before. Czech Television distribute their programs via satellite distribution since 1997. From 2016 should be extended also offer satellite program CT 24 HD. In 2016 will also finish Television broadcasts programs in DVB-S and will continue programs Czech Television achievable only in DVB-S2 mainly in HD resolution.
 

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11798H has changed to DVB-S2 8PSK, SR 29500, FEC 3/4
11914H has changed to DVB-S2 8PSK, SR 29900, (FEC my receiver says it's 5/6 but KOS has it listed as 2/3)
 

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I've noticed my DrHD F15 (software version 125p) sometimes reports the wrong details when it tunes in transponders, possibly if they are existing ones that have changed.
 
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