GlobeCast Signs Satellite Newsgathering Superbike Deal
[10-19-07 – Satellite Today] GlobeCast signed a new deal with FG Sport to renew a long-term partnership for the worldwide distribution of the Superbike World Championship through 2009, GlobeCast announced Oct. 19.
GlobeCast will provide FG Sport with a fleet of satellite newsgathering trucks and ground staff for all 13 races per season.
The solution includes playout, uplink and satellite capacity for live distribution of the races and highlight reports to Europe, Asia and America as well as dedicated capacity for an internet feed.
Financial details of the agreement were not released.