Turner to distribute Cartoon Network on Telekom Austria DTH platform

Telekom Austria TAG_ArsenalTurner has teamed up with Telekom Austria Group to distribute Cartoon Network on the latter’s white label DTH platform for central and eastern Europe on the Eutelsat 16A satellite.

Telekom Austria will will act as a full technical contributor for the Cartoon Network CEE and Balkans feeds.

The pair said that the deal would allow Turner to optimie its satellite contribution services and secure a strong presence with Cartoon Network in both CEE and Balkan territories.

Franz Bader, director of international business, Telekom Austria Group, said: “Partnering with Turner, a global leading broadcaster, is a proud reflection of the strong, reliable hence leading position Telekom Austria Group International Business achieved to obtain within the broadcasting industry.”