SATCO DX - Updates 980511-980524

SATCO DX - Updates 980511-980524

This is a summary of the updates at SATCO DX Satellite Chart the
last two weeks. More info and daily updated satellite charts are
available on SATCO DX Satellite Chart at http://www.satcodx.com/

Due to the recent Cable & Satellite show in London, this mail
is covering two weeks instead of the usual one week.

--- Optus B3 at 156E:  http://www.satcodx.com/optusb3.shtml
New line-ups on 12,407 V, 12,564 H, 12,626 and 12,689 H.
See the chart for more details.

The Galaxy package on 12,376 H and 12,438 H has ceased due to
liquidation of Galaxy. Most of the channels have been integrated
in the Optus Vision and Austar packages.

--- JCSAT 2 at 154E:  http://www.satcodx.com/jc2.shtml
Several changes, see the chart for more info.

--- Agila 2 at 146E:  http://www.satcodx.com/agila2.shtml
GMA Network has started on 3,787 H, NTSC/clear,

--- JCSAT 3 at 128E:  http://www.satcodx.com/jc3.shtml
PIDs added for almost all TV/radio channels in Sky PerfecTV.

--- Thaicom 1A at 120E:  http://www.satcodx.com/thai1.shtml
ITV (Thailand) has started on 3,946 V, MPEG-2/clear,
SR 6000, FEC 3/4.

Thai TV 5 Global Network has started on 3,760 V, MPEG-2/clear,
SR 26666, FEC 3/4.

--- Asiasat 1 at 105.5E:  http://www.satcodx.com/asia1.shtml
On 15 May, a new STAR TV package started on 3,880 H, MPEG-2/NDS,
SR 26850, FEC 7/8, North beam, line-up:
Star Movies Chinese, Star World, Channel V Int., Star Movies
South East Asia, Fox News Channel, Sky News and Star News.

--- Gorizont 27 at 96.3E:  http://www.satcodx.com/g27.shtml
GTRK Jamal has started on 11,525 R, SECAM.

--- Astra 1D at 28.2E:  http://www.satcodx.com/astra1d.shtml
There has been a lot of changes among the Sky tps.
Take a look at the chart for the current situation.

--- Arabsat 2A at 26E:  http://www.satcodx.com/arab2a.shtml
The two Saudi TV channels have started on the Ku band:
12,536 V: Saudi Channel 2, SECAM
12,661 V: Saudi Channel 1, SECAM

--- Astra 1G at 19.2E:  http://www.satcodx.com/astra1g.shtml
The package on Astra 1F: 12,168 V has moved to 12,552 V,
MPEG-2/clear, SR 22000, FEC 5/6, line-up:
Sat.1, Astra Info 1/2, Kabel 1, DSF and Astra Vision 1.

--- Eutelsat II f3 at 16E:  http://www.satcodx.com/e2f3.shtml
Eros TV has left 11,575 V (D2-MAC), now only on Eutelsat II f1.

--- Eutelsat II f1 at 13E:  http://www.satcodx.com/e2f1.shtml
SCT has left 11,658 V, now only on Eutelsat II f2.

--- Hot Bird 2 at 13E:  http://www.satcodx.com/hb2.shtml
Stream is testing on 11,843 V & 11,881 V, MPEG-2/clear, SR 27500,
FEC 3/4, with this line-up:
Team TV, Canale Viaggi, EuroNews and DSN - Digital Shopping Network.

--- Hot Bird 3 at 13E:  http://www.satcodx.com/hb3.shtml
Polonia 1 has started on 12,149 V, MPEG-2/clear.

TVE Internacional, EuroNews/SuperShop, TV Polonia and RAI Uno
have left 12,188 V (MPEG-2).
Travel and Apna TV have started on 12,188 V, MPEG-2/clear.

--- Thor 2 at 0.8W:  http://www.satcodx.com/thor2.shtml
Star TV (Denmark) has started on 11,389 H, D2-MAC/clear.
The Adult Channel has started on 11,309 V, MPEG-2/clear.
TV Norge has started on 11,247 V, MPEG-2/clear.

--- Intelsat 707 at 1W:  http://www.satcodx.com/i707.shtml
Star TV (Denmark) has started on 11,592 H, MPEG-2/clear.

--- Amos 1 at 4W:  http://www.satcodx.com/amos1.shtml
Svit TV has moved from 11,428 H to 11,275 H, MPEG-2/clear.

--- Intelsat 806 at 40.5W:  http://www.satcodx.com/i806.shtml
ATC - Argentina Televisora Color has started on 4,170 L, PAL-N.

A new package has started on 3,804 R, MPEG-2/clear, SR 27500,
FEC 3/4, line-up:
CFI Amerique Pro (enc.), RFO 1, RFO 2 and MTA International.

A new Brazilian package has started on 3,803 R, MPEG-2/enc.,
SR 25357, FEC 3/4, line-up:
HTV, Casa Club, The Family Channel, The Adult Channel Brazil
and Hallmark Brazil.
This package is identical to Intelsat 605: 3,924 R.

Inravision (Colombia) has started on 4,010 R, Digicipher 2,
SR 19500, FEC 3/4, line-up:
Cadena Uno, Cadena A, Senal Colombia, Tele Antioquia, Tele Caribe
and Tele Pacifico.
This package is identical to Intelsat 709: 3,840 L.

SerSat (Argentina) has started on 3,973 L, MPEG-2/clear,
SR 6519, FEC 7/8, line-up:
Argentinisima Satelital and TVI Satelital
The line-up is identical to Intelsat 605: 3,856 L.

New Brazilian package on 3,923 L, MPEG-2/enc., SR 27500, FEC 5/6,
line-up: GNT, Canal Brazil, Telecine 1, Telecine 2, TV Globo and

America 2 (Argentina) has started on 3,747 R, MPEG-2/clear,
SR 8515, FEC 3/4.

A new Argentinian package has started on 3,640 R, MPEG-2/clear,
SR 19650, FEC 2/3, line-up:
Infinito, RAI International and Solo Tango.

Please note that the footprint of Intelsat 806 is covering all
of North & South America, plus major parts of Europe!

--- PAS 5 at 58W:  http://www.satcodx.com/pas5.shtml
NHK World TV has started on 4,040 H, NTSC/clear.

--- Galaxy 6 at 74W:  http://www.satcodx.com/g6.shtml
Galaxy 6 is moving from 74 West to 99 West to replace the
lost Galaxy 4.
All services on Galaxy 6 has left and most of them are now
(temporary) on other satellites.

--- Spacenet 3R at 83W:  http://www.satcodx.com/sn3r.shtml
Gospel Music Network has started on 4,080 H (S3-19), NTSC.

--- GE 3 at 87W:  http://www.satcodx.com/ge3.shtml
Gem Shopping Channel has left 4,100 V (tp 20), now on Galaxy 3R.
The University Network has started on 4,100 V (tp 20), NTSC/clear.
Midwest Sports Channel has started on 3,860 V (tp 8), NTSC/clear.

--- Telstar 4 at 89W:  http://www.satcodx.com/t4.shtml
Oui TV on 3,820 H (T4-06) has ceased.

--- Galaxy 3R at 95W:  http://www.satcodx.com/g3r.shtml
Gem Shopping Channel has started on 3,940 V (G3-12).
CCTV 4 has started on 11,960 H, NTSC/clear.

--- Telstar 5 at 97W:  http://www.satcodx.com/t5.shtml
There is a package of Egyptian channels on 11,874 H, MPEG-2,
SR 23000, FEC 2/3, line-up: ESC 1, ESC 2 and Nile TV Int.

The ABS-CBN International package has started on 12,090 H,
MPEG-2/TV-COM, line-up:
TFC, SNN, Sky Cable, CTN Zhong Tian and CTN Dadi.

--- Galaxy 4 at 99W:  http://www.satcodx.com/g4.shtml
At 18:15 EDT on 19 May, Galaxy 4 started to spin and got lost.
Most of the services are now (temporary) on other satellites.

--- GE 1 at 103W:  http://www.satcodx.com/ge1.shtml
MuchMusic USA has started on 4,040 H (tp 17), NTSC/VC2+.

--- Anik E2 at 107.3W:  http://www.satcodx.com/ae2.shtml
Video Catalog Channel has started on 3,800 H (E2-05), NTSC/clear.
Shepherd's Chapel Network has started on 4,060 V (E2-18), NTSC/clear.

--- Anik E1 at 111.1W:  http://www.satcodx.com/ae1.shtml
RTP Internacional has started on 3,900 V (E1-10), NTSC/clear.

--- Satcom C4 at 135W:  http://www.satcodx.com/sc4.shtml
ZD TV has started on 3,940 H (C4-12), NTSC/clear.

--- LIVE RealAudio:
LDS Radio at http://www.ldsradio.com/raenc/ldsradiolive.ram
RTE Radio 1 at http://www.rte.ie/scripts/redirect.exe?AD=Radio_1

--- Satellite Launches:  http://www.satcodx.com/launches.shtml
The launch of Chinastar 1 with Long March is delayed to 28 May.

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Christian Lyngemark               SATCO DX Satellite Chart
webmaster@satcodx.com             http://www.satcodx.com/

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