Satellite & Downlink


NTV has its own fully redundant state of the art Satellite Earth Station. The earth station is used to broadcast NTV's digital signal to Apstar - 7 satellite. This Satellite has a huge coverage area across Asia, Europe and America.

Satellite down-link parameters

Satellite Apstar-7
Orbital Location 76.5° E
Transponder C13A
Downlink Polarization Horizontal
Modulation QPSK
Downlink Frequency 4117MHz C-Band
FEC 3/4
Carrier Type MPEG-2 / DVB-S
Symbol Rate 4285 Kb/s