August 2019


Here's the major changes that have taken place on the various satellites over India in the past month. While some of the channels listed as testing may have started full transmission, others may have ceased and still others may have since started up. The information provided is intended to be indicative of things to come...


AMOS4 at 65 deg E

No major changes.


IS 17 at 66 deg E

No major changes.

IS 20 at 68.5 deg E

On 8th Mantavya News and Munsif TV left 3732 V; News 30 left 3742 V; Food Food is now in FTA; News 30 started on 3752 V, FTA; Subharti TV left 4184 V.


EUTELSAT 70B at 70.5 deg E

No major changes.

INSAT 3C/4CR/ Edusat at 74 deg E

No major changes.

ABS 2 at 75 Deg E

On 19th Australia Channel News started on 3724 H, Irdeto. On 26th Eryal TV, Somali News TV and BC 24 TV left 4030 H again; Eryal TV, Somali News TV, BC 24 TV and Saab TV started on 4032 V, FTA.

APSTAR 7 at 76.5 deg E

On 11th BabyFirst TV and MyZen TV started on 3740 V, Viaccess; Zee Keralam started on 4087 V, Conax; LTV Japan & Korea started on 12719 V, FTA; Diva Asia, E! Philippines, E! Asia & Pacific, E! Korea, Diva Taiwan and DreamWorks TV left 3720 H. On 18th Silk Road International TV started on 3780 V, FTA. On 22nd TV Maldives, PSM News, Munnaaru and YES started on 4006 V, FTA. On 23rd Star 24 started on 3769 H, FTA; Probashi Cinema, Priyo TV and Natun Somoy left.

THAICOM 5/6A at 78.5 deg E

On 7th Naza TV left 4040 V. On 14th Kuru TV started on 4013 V, BISS; Naza TV left; Sahan TV started on 4113 H, FTA; Horn Cable TV, Dalsan TV, Somali Cable and SBC TV started on 4149 H, FTA. On 25th Q Shopping replaced AAA TV on 3480 H, BISS.


EXPRESS AM2 at 80 deg E

No major Changes.

INSAT 4A / G-10 at 83 deg E

On 25th Indology and B4U Kadak started on 3805 H, FTA; NT 7, Gemporia and Movie House left.


CHINASAT 12 at 87.5 Deg E

No major changes.


ST1 / ST2 at 88 deg E

No major changes.

YAMAL 201 / YAMAL 300K at 90 deg E

No major changes.

MEASAT 3/3A at 91.5 deg E

On 2nd ABC News started on 3788 V, FTA. On 7th Zee TV Middle East started on 3960 H, Conax.

INSAT 4B/3A / GSAT 15 / GSAT 17 at 93.5 deg E

On 6th Home Shop 18 and NT 7 left 11050 V. On 7th Tez, B4U Movies India, Topper TV, Chardikla Time TV and Shubh TV started on 11130 V, Conax; Andy Haryana, Tollywood, IBC 24 and Republic TV left. On 8th Gemini TV, Sony Six, Sun TV, KTV, National Geographic India, Mazhavil Manorama, VH1 India, Sun Music, Star Sports 1, Comedy Central India, Zee Café, Star Plus India, Animal Planet India, Sony Ten 1, Zee Cinema Asia and Zee Cinemalu started on 10970 V, Irdeto; HBO South Asia, & TV, Discovery Channel India, Star Movies India, Fox Life India, Star World Premiere HD, MNX, Movies Now +, TLC HD World India, Zee TV India, & pictures, Zee Telugu and MTV Beats started on 11010 V, Irdeto. On 21st Disney Channel India started on 11670 H, Irdeto.


SES 8 / NSS 6 at 95 deg E

No major changes.

ASIASAT 2/5 at 100.5 deg E

On 7th BVN Azië, EuroNews English and God TV Asia left 3960 H; Sophia TV Asia left 4040 H. On 13th Kanal 10 Asia and VoA TV China started on 3960 H, FTA. On 17th Salam TV left 3760 H; Al Arabiya and Emarat TV started on 3820 V, FTA; Oman TV, Qatar TV and Ekhbariya TV left; AFP TV, Rai Italia Asia, Yemen TV and RTP Internacional Ásia started on 3860 V, BISS; Kanal 10 Asia and VoA TV China left 3960 H again.

ASIASAT 7 at 105.5 deg E

On 1st BTV, BTV World and Sangshad TV left 3690 V; ABP Ganga left 4156 H. On 5th ABP Ganga started on 4156 H again, FTA. On 10th Boomerang South East Asia, Warner TV Southeast Asia, Warner TV Philippines, Cartoon Network India, HBO South Asia and HLN International started on 3960 H, Digicipher; Cartoon Network Taiwan, Cartoon Network Australia and Boomerang Australia left. On 17th Jesus Christ TV Pakistan started on 3668 V, FTA; Saif TV HD left 3726 V; Zee Cinema Middle East started on 3732 V, Conax; Red News, Star Asia, Movies OK, Arcana HD and Today News left 3750 V; & Xplor started on 3890 V, Conax; Big Ganga is now in FTA; HK TV left 3902 V; Star Asia and Punjab TV started on 3915 V, FTA; Film Box, Fast TV, Shama News, Best Deal and Mega Movies left; Fox Sports Indonesia started on 3920 H, Irdeto; Star Asia started on 4065 H, FTA; Z Action HD, B Cinema and Bible TV Global left; Cineplex started on 4070 H, FTA; Home TV and TV Time left; On News and Ashrafi Channel left 4082 H; Roshni News started on 4146 H, FTA; News Plus, Film TV and Nazair News left; Movies One left 4165 H; 9X Tashan on 4172 H is now encrypted .


SES 7 at 108 deg E

No major changes.


Chinasat 10 at 110 deg E

On 2nd Point of Sale Media Network started on 3449 H, FTA.


THAICOM 4 / BANGABANDHU 1 at 119.5 deg E

On 11th BTV National started on 4720 H, FTA. On 15th BTV National, BTV Chattogram, BTV World and Sangshad TV left 11345 V; BTV National, BTV Chattogram, BTV World and Sangshad TV started on 11725 V, FTA; BTV National, BTV Chattogram, BTV World and Sangshad TV started on 11745 V, FTA. On 19th Star Plus India, Star Bharat India and Star World India left 10765 V; BBC World News South Asia left 10805 V; Star Jalsha, Star Movies India and Star Gold India left 10845 V; Star Sports Select HD1-HD2, Star Sports 1-2 and DSport left 10925 V.

ASIASAT 6 / THAICOM 7 at 120 deg E

No major changes.

ASIASAT 9 at 122 deg EE

On 17th Trace Urban Southeast Asia and Trace Sport Stars started on 4180 V, Irdeto.

JCSAT 3A at 128 deg E

No major changes.

APSTAR 6 AT 134 deg E

No major changes.