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Travel Channel to launch in HD, secures distribution in Czech Republic

UK-based Travel Channel is to launch in HD on the Astra satellite platform at 23.5° East. On November 15.

The first pay-TV operator to offer Travel Channel HD will be Czech DTH service provider Skylink, as part of its HD Plus package.

The HD channel will follow the Travel Channel’s genre mix of destination guides, documentaries, adventure, food and drink and special interest programming, including Essential, Inside Luxury Travel and magazine programme Travel Today.