THOR 5 launch postponed
BAIKONUR COSMODROME, Kazakhstan, Feb. 10, 2008
The launch of a Proton launch vehicle with the THOR 5 satellite scheduled for launch today was postponed for 24 hours due to an anomaly with the ground systems. Launch services for THOR 5 is provided by Khrunichev Space Center and International Launch Services (ILS). Krunichev and ILS plan to make another attempt at 5.33 p.m. tomorrow local time in Baikonur (12.34 p.m. CET).
Dharti Television Network started testing now Thaicom 5 @ 78.5 East (C Band)
TVT 1, TV Safina, TV Bakhoriston new SR ABS-1 @ 75 East
DM News Plus Global on Intelsat 7 (IS-7) @ 68 East (C Band)
DM News Plus World left Intelsat 7 (IS-7) @ 68 East (C Band)
Romanceya on Badr-4 @ 26 East
Koora TV left Badr-3 @ 26 East
Al Madina 2 left Eurobird 2 @ 25.5 East
Da Vinci Learning 2nd frequency and FTA now Sirius 4 @ 5 East
Quraan Karim test card on NileSat 101 @ 7 West
Attawasul, Koora TV left Atlantic Bird 4 @ 7.2 West
AFN Package on Intelsat 707 @ 53 West (C Band)
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Intelsat 10, 68.5E
'WAQT TV' has started on 4003H (C-band beam), clear, SR 2965, FEC 3/4. (LyngSat, 18:59 CET)
'BEN' has started on 12562H (Africa & Europe beam), clear, SR 26657, FEC 1/2. (LyngSat, 18:56 CET)
Eurobird 1, 28.5E
'Travel 2' has started on 12560V (fixed beam), clear, SR 27500, FEC 2/3. (LyngSat, 18:58 CET)
Badr C, 26.2E
'Al Arabiya' has started on 4120H (C-band beam), clear, SR 27500, FEC 3/4. (LyngSat, 19:02 CET)
Badr 4, 26.0E
'Jawna' has started on 12111H (Middle East/Europe BSS beam), clear, SR 27500, FEC 3/4. (LyngSat, 19:04 CET)
Eutelsat W2, 16.0E
'National Geographic Channel Trkiye' is encrypted again in BISS on 11061H (Europe beam), SR 5722, FEC 5/6. (LyngSat, 12:34 CET)
Sirius 4, 4.8E
'Da Vinci Learning' has left 12715H. (LyngSat, 18:54 CET)
'Da Vinci Learning' has started on 12724H (Europe FSS beam), BISS, SR 1772, FEC 3/4. (LyngSat, 18:54 CET)
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Amos 2, 4W
* (14h15) Boom: Ginx TV (United Kingdom) is now transmitted Free To Air (11650.00MHz, pol.H SR:21350 FEC:3/4 SID:1 PID:400/401 English). Time sharing
* (14h15) Boom: Noll TV (Romania) is now transmitted Free To Air (11650.00MHz, pol.H SR:21350 FEC:3/4 SID:1 PID:400/401 Romanian).
Atlantic Bird 4, 7W
* (20h45) Attawasul has left 10873.00MHz, pol.V (DVB-S SID:9005 PID:2256/2257 Arabic)
Badr 4, 26E
* (14h1 A new channel has started in DVB-S Clear: Romanceya (undefined) on 11938.00MHz, pol.V SR:27500 FEC:3/4 SID:543 PID:103/303 Arabic.
* (14h1 Montadayat Islamiyah has left 11938.00MHz, pol.V (DVB-S SID:543 PID:103/303 Arabic), it is no longer transmitted by satellite in Europe (Ku Band)
EuroBird 2, 25.5E
* (14h20) Noorsat has left 11623.00MHz, pol.V (DVB-S SID:10101 PID:305/405 Arabic)
* (14h22) Al Madina TV 2 has left 11075.00MHz, pol.V (DVB-S SID:10 PID:4384/4385 Arabic), it is no longer transmitted by satellite in Europe (Ku Band)
* (14h23) Rooh has left 11623.00MHz, pol.V (DVB-S SID:5054 PID:2048/2049 Arabic), it is no longer transmitted by satellite in Europe (Ku Band)
* (14h22) Boo Boo has left 11623.00MHz, pol.V (DVB-S SID:5150 PID:306/406 Arabic), it is no longer transmitted by satellite in Europe (Ku Band)
Sirius 4, 4.8E
* (16h23) Da Vinci Learning is testing in DVB-S Clear on 12724.00MHz, pol.H SR:1772 FEC:3/4 SID:1 PID:308/256 Polish,257.
Turksat 1C, 42E
* (10h26) New frequency for Gaziantep Olay TV: 10999.00MHz, pol.V (DVB-S SR:2222 FEC:3/4 SID:1 PID:7050/34 Turkish,4128- Clear).
Turksat 2A, 42E
* (10h27) Gaziantep Olay TV has left 11996.00MHz, pol.V (DVB-S SID:18 PID:513/516 Turkish)
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