NASA’s HD and UHD channels are now being broadcast on free-to-air satelite across Europe after the agency signed a deal with operator Eutelsat.
NASA TV HD iss available free-to-air via the Hotbird video neighbourhood at 13° East for viewers in Europe,.
NASA TV UHD is also being broadcast on Hotbird and 7° East as well as the Fransat TV platform via the Eutelsat 5 West A satellite, for subscribers equipped with an Ultra HD-compatible TV set.
The channel leverages Harmonic’s Ultra HD end-to-end media processing and delivery technologies, with image resolution levels four times higher than standard HD.
Eutelsat is the first satellite operator to make NASA TV channels available across Europe, the Middle East, North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa.