Tricolor TV to launch new Siberian service in April

Russian pay TV leader Tricolor TV is to begin broadcasting its new service for Siberia on the Express AT1 satellite at 56° East on April 16. At a press conference yesterday, Igor Kotsarev, technical director at Tricolor TV owners National Satellite Company, said that the new service, Tricolor TV Sibir, would comprise over two dozen […]

Russia’s RSCC launches two new TV satellites

The Russian Satellite Communication Company (RSCC) has successfully launched two new communications and broadcasting satellites – Express-AT1 and Express-AT2. АТ1 and АТ2 will be deployed in geostationary orbits at 56˚E and 140˚E, respectively, and will provide direct-broadcast satellite (DBS) TV services to users across Russia. “The launch of the Express-AT1 and Express-AT2 DBS satellites is […]