Serbia’s Pink Selects GlobeCast’s DTH Platform
Serbian television and radio channels Pink Plus, Extra and Radio Pink have signed up to deliver their programming via GlobeCast‘s digital direct-to-home platform at 13 degrees East Longitude across the European continent, Northern Africa and the Middle East. GlobeCast, a France Telecom [NYSE: FTE] subsidiary, uses Eutelsat‘s HOTBIRD satellite to deliver more than 70 television and radio channels via seven platforms, from our uplink gateways in Paris and London. Pink Plus, Extra and Radio Pink are part of RTV Pink, the largest private broadcaster in Serbia. GlobeCast is providing RTV Pink with end-to-end service including signal backhaul from Belgrade to Paris via Atlantic Bird 3, signal multiplexing, uplink from its Paris gateway and space capacity on HOTBIRD.