SAT Observations 97.02.12
WELCOME TO SAT-MIDEAST !
A news release from Cairo, Egypt, located at 30.3 North - 31.15 East,
sponsored by tele-SATELLIT INTERNATIONAL, SATCO-DX and TBS Internet.
WHAT YOU'LL FIND HERE:
- Satellite and Transponder Observations in C- and Ku-Band,
- Commented from the Middle Eastern perspective.
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THE LINES IN THIS 97.02.12 REPORT:
- Lots of
- Bits & Pieces
EXPRESS 6, 80 East, http://www.satcodx.com/e6.html
Transponder 14, 3.983 GHz, Rc, was activated early morning, however this
time on a different beam (available are zone or spotbeam for this
The result was a quite weak PAL transmission of a colorbar test card
with a subcarrier on 6.60 MHz.
PANAMSAT 4, 68.5 East, http://www.satcodx.com/pas4.html
NHK Tokyo on 12.604 GHZ, V, scrambles lately only the, English spoken,
business news bulletins in NTSC. All parts in Japanese remain in the
INTELSAT 703, 57 East, http://www.satcodx.com/i703.html
Khabar TV, 11.650 GHz, H, shows now a permanent logo in the top right of
the screen, consisting of the (kyrillic spelled) name Khabar in yellow,
with a fancieng of the first letter "Kh".
EUTELSAT II-f2, 10 East, http://www.satcodx.com/e2f2.html
RTP Internacional finally ceased completely on transponder 39, 11.659
GHz, V. The dia, indicating the move of the channel to the first
Eutelsat Hot Bird position, 13 East, was removed today.
PANAMSAT 3-R, 43 West, http://www.satcodx.com/pas3r.html
Early morning NHK New York transmitted ABC-News in NTSC on 12.575 GHz,
V, with subcarriers on 6.20 and 6.80 MHz.
Irish band U2 had a press conference in a K-Mart store, in order to
present their latest release "POP", transmitted on transponder 7EK,
12.701 GHz, H, in PAL with a subcvarrier on 6.60 MHz.
At the same time, about 17:30 CET, a transmission of Television
SATELITAL, in Spanish, in preparation of a soccer match in NTSC on
12.699 GHz, V, with subcarriers on 6.20 and 6.80 MHz.
Henk C. Room / Sat-MidEast / Cairo - Egypt
SAT-MidEast maintains a homepage with all relevant Middle Eastern
satellite information, e.g. receivable satellites, their positions,
future satellites, foot print maps, latest news, broadcaster info's,
interesting Internet links, and a, satellite based, archive of all
messages released since the start of SAT-MidEast on November 5, 1996.
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