International Links

Welcome to the International Media Links page at www.astra2sat.com. Listed below are links to broadcasters, equipment manufacturers, Publications & TV Listings, Reception Information, Satellites, Frequencies & Channels, Media Information, HDTV, Television & Radio Nostalgia, and links to broadcasters.
If you know of any relevant links not listed, please email this site to have them included.

Albania
RTSH Radio Televizioni Shqiptar (Albanian Radio and Television – RTSH) is the public broadcaster of Albania, founded in 1938 in Tirana.
Top Channel Top Channel is a national commercial television station based in Tirana, Albania.
Tring Tring is an Albanian company which operates in the distribution of TV content through terrestrial, satellite and cable signal in Albania and IPTV worldwide.
TV Klan TV Klan (Televizioni Klan) is a private television channel with national coverage based in Tirana, Albania.
Vizion Plus Vizion Plus is a national,private television station founded in 1999 in Tirana, Albania.

Andora
RTVA Ràdio i Televisió d’Andorra (RTVA) is the public service television and radio broadcaster in the Principality of Andorra. It operates a television channel, ATV, and a radio station, RNA; both of which broadcast in Catalan.

Austria
ATV ATV is the largest commercial television station in Austria.
Go TV Go tv is a 24-hour music and animation channel based in Vienna, Austria. The channel launched on October 1, 2002. The channel targets audiences in Austria, but is also widely available throughout Europe.
HD Austria HD Austria Satellite service offering HD channels in Austria, pay service, card required to view.
ORF ORF (Österreichischer Rundfunk) is the Austrian national public service broadcaster. Funded from a combination of television licence fee revenue and limited on-air advertising, ORF is the dominant player in the Austrian broadcast media.
Puls 4 Puls 4 is a terrestrial television channel in Austria.
ServusTV ServusTV is a TV station based in Wals-Siezenheim in the Austrian state of Salzburg. Its name is derived from a popular greeting common in many parts of Central and Eastern Europe.

Belgium
RTBF RTBF (Radio-Télévision belge de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles) is a public-service broadcasting organization delivering radio and television services to the French-speaking Community of Belgium, in Wallonia and Brussels.
Telenet Group Telenet Group is the largest provider of cable broadband services in Belgium.
VRT VRT – Vlaamse Radio- en Televisieomroeporganisatie (Flemish Radio and Television Broadcasting Organisation), is the national public-service broadcaster for the Flemish Region and Community of Belgium.
Vivre ici ‘Vivre ici’ is a website that highlights local information in Wallonia and Brussels.
Thanks to the association of RTBF regional newsrooms and the 12 local television channels, ‘Vivre ici’ brings together in one place the news from the communes, along with practical information and services that will make your daily life easier.

China
China Digital TV China Digital TV is China’s leading provider of conditional access (CA) systems, which prevent unauthorized access to subscriber content across the country’s digital cable, satellite, terrestrial, IPTV and mobile television networks.
China National Radio China National Radio (CNR), is the national radio station of the People’s Republic of China. Its headquarters are in Beijing.
China Radio International China Radio International (CRI) was founded on December 3, 1941. CRI aims to introduce China to the rest of the world, introduce the world to China, report global affairs to the world, and promote understanding and friendship between the Chinese and peoples from other countries.
China Xinhua News Network Corporation The China Xinhua News Network Corporation (CNC), is a Chinese state-owned television network owned by the Xinhua News Agency that began broadcasting on January 1, 2010. It was launched along with CNC Chinese and CNC Finance and Business Channel. CNC World, a 24-hour English-language channel, was launched on July 1, 2010.
 CNC World CNC WORLD ia available in many parts of Asia-Pacific, North America, Central America, Europe, the Middle East, Oceania and Africa through satellite networks, including APSTAR VI, Galaxy 19, Hot Bird, Eurobird 1, W7 Astra 2 and MIH.
Novel Super TV STV offers customised and end-to end solutions for content security and operational support, including single-way and two-way CAS (Conditional Access), SMS (Subscriber Management System), DRM (Digital Right Management), EPG (Electronic Program Guide), Screen Cross (Multi-screen Broadcasting), NGB (Next Generation Broadcasting), Cyber Cloud, operation management solutions, smart terminal systems and value-added services.

Denmark
Boxer TV Danish terrestrial pay-tv platform.
Canal Digital Pay-TV service in Denmark.
Danish Agency for Culture & Palaces (Slots- og Kulturstyrelsen) The agency provides advice to the Danish minister of culture and is involved in setting and achieving the government’s cultural policy goals.
Dansk Radio History and information on radio broadcasting in Denmark (in Danish).
Digital Radio Teracom Infomation about setting up digital radio stations in Denmark.
Digitalt.tv Danish site covering TV, radio news and reviews.
DIGI-TV DIGI-TV is the service provider for the digital platform on behalf of the public service broadcasters and is owned jointly by DR and TV 2 (two thirds by DR, one third by TV 2).
Danmarks Radio (DR) Danish public service broadcaster.
DR Logos Logos for DR’s TV and Radio stations.
DRTV Dækningskort DRTV Coverage map (Dækningskort) for terrestrial reception.
Digitalinfo Danish terrestrial frequencies.
Direkte links til DR radio på nettet Links to DR’s radio stations on the net, available in MP3 and Apple HLS (AAC).
Hjælp til Digital Radio (DR) Help to Digital Radio in Denmark.
Kanal Plus Local radio on DAB+ in Denmark.
MediaVejviseren The term “MediaVejviseren” is best translated to “The Media Guide”. It is a human edited index of media websites, in fact the largest and most accurate Danish one.
Mere Radio Site promoting digital radio in Denmark.
Stofa Stofa is a Danish cable TV operator.
TV2 Danmark The main commercial broadcaster in Denmark.
Viasat Danmark Pay-TV service in Denmark.
Waoo Waoo is a Danish provider of internet, television and telephony via the fiber network (fiber optics). The company was established in 2010 by a number of Danish energy and fiber companies. Waoo has its headquarters in Tilst near Aarhus, though cooperates with local partners throughout the country.
YouSee YouSee is the largest cable TV operator in Denmark.

Finland
DNA Oyj DNA Oyj is a Finnish telecommunications company.
Viasat Finland Pay-TV service in Finland.
Yle Yle (Yleisradio Oy), is Finland’s national public broadcasting company.

France
Conseil Supérieur De L’Audiovisuel (CSA) The Conseil supérieur de l’audiovisuel (CSA) is the broadcasting and communication regulatory authority in France.
France 24 France 24 is a state-owned international news and current affairs television network based in Paris. Its channels broadcast in French, English, Arabic, and Spanish.
France Médias Monde France Médias Monde, the group in charge of French international broadcasting, comprises the news channels France 24 (in French, English, Arabic and Spanish), the international radio station RFI (in French and 13 other languages) and the Arabic-language radio station Monte Carlo Doualiya.
France Télévisions France Télévisions is a French public national television broadcaster. It is a state-owned company.
Fransat Fransat is a French digital TV service similar to the UK Freesat service. The service is not free-to-air.
Le DAB+ en France DAB+ in France, La radio numérique terrestre en DAB+.
TF1 Group TF1 Group (French: Groupe TF1) is a French media holding company, the owner of channel TF1, the largest European private TV channel.
TNT Télévision Numérique Terrestre is the national digital terrestrial television service for France.

Germany
ARD (Das Erste) Public Service broadcaster in Germany.
Deutsche Welle Deutsche Welle (German Wave) or DW is Germany’s public international broadcaster. The service is available in 30 languages. DW’s satellite television service consists of channels in English, German, Spanish, and Arabic. While funded by the German government, the work of DW is regulated by the Deutsche Welle Act, meaning that content is always independent of government influence. DW is a member of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU).
Digitalradio.de Digitalradio.de is a joint venture between ARD, Deutschlandradio, DRD Digital Radio Germany GmbH and Media Broadcast. The site promotes DAB+ in Germany.
Freenet TV Pay-TV service in Germany available on terrestrial TV and via satellite.
German Period Drama Translations
Privately run site dedicated to providing English subtitles to German Period Dramas.
HD+ HD+ is a package of high-definition digital satellite TV channels for German-speaking viewers. HD+ is a subsidiary company of SES.
Harrys Homepage Hier gibt es Informationen zu den aktuellen Satelliten-Frequenzen, DVB-T und UKW Radio in Südbayern oder einfach nur Fun? Viel Spaß beim stöbern auf Harrys Homepage.
Internetradio This is a review of programmes that can be used to either listen, record, or even produce digital Internet radio broadcasts. Of particular interest to readers and newcomers to internet radio production, the article offers a more detailed entry. In addition, there are more instructions on Internet radio.
ProSiebenSat.1 ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE (P7S1) is a European mass media company, based in Germany. It operates free-to-air commercial TV channels, pay TV channels, radio stations and related print businesses.
Rundfunkforum German TV & Radio Forum.
RTL RTL Television is a German commercial television network distributed via cable and satellite, as well as via digital terrestrial (DVB-T2).
UKW/TV-Arbeitskreis e. V.  This is the site for radio-listeners and DXers of the VHF / TV-work group e.V. Here everything revolves around radio reception, DX, radio technology, radio wave propagation, but also programmatic. The site is operated by members of the FM / TV workgroup e.V.
In the radio / DX section, you will find the latest news from the FM / MW / LW area, digital radio (DAB) and DVB-T in German-speaking countries. So that you always know when new stations are broadcasting or when frequencies change. There you can find more categories like station photos, bandscans or downloads. For the DXer, there are the sections Logbook, DX-Warndienst and QSL-cards. Only available in German.
ZDF (Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen) Public Service broadcaster in Germany.

India
Doordarshan Doordarshan is India’s Public Service broadcaster.
DTH Services DTH Service Provider in India.

North Korea
Korean Central Broadcasting Committee (KCBC) KCTV (Korean Central Television) broadcasts 7 to 8 hours each day from 14:30 until between 22:00 and 23:30 KST daily (07.30 – 15.30 CET), and 15 hours from 08:30 to between 22:00 and 23:30 KST on weekends and key national holidays.
Korean Central News Agency The official News Agency of North Korea.
North Korea Tech Information and News on North Korea, this is not a North Korean site.
Numbers Stations on the Korean Peninsula North Korea ceased numbers broadcasts in voice in December 2000 after five decades of operations. Activities of numbers broadcasts in A-3 mode operated by Pyongyang had gradually decreased following the first-ever inter-Korea summit meeting in June between South Korean President Kim Dae Jun and North Korean leader Kim Jong Il.
Voice of Korea Voice of Korea (조선의 소리) is the international broadcasting service of North Korea. It broadcasts primarily information in Chinese, Spanish, German, English, French, Russian, Japanese, and Arabic.

Norway
Digitalradio Norge Information on digital radio in Norway.
Medietllsyneet Norwegian Media Authority.
NRK NRK is the Norwegian public service broadcaster.
P4 P4 is the largest commercial radio group in Norway.
Viasat Norway Pay-TV service in Norway.

Pakistan
PakistanDTH Upcoming DTH satellite service in Pakistan using the PakSAT-1R at 38° East. Expected launch date December 2019.

Portugal
RTP (Rádio e Televisão de Portugal) RTP is the public service broadcaster in Portugal.

Spain
Radios digitales Information on digital radio in Spain.
rtve (Corporación de Radio y Televisión Española) rtve is the Spanish public service broadcaster.

Sweden
Bonnier Broadcasting Bonnier Broadcasting is part of the media company Bonnier – and is both a business area and a parent company for TV4, C More and Finnish MTV.
Radio Sweden Radio Sweden (Sveriges Radio International) is Sweden’s official international broadcasting station. It is a non-commercial and politically independent public service broadcasting company.
Sveriges Radio Sveriges Radio (SR) is Sweden’s national publicly funded radio broadcaster.
Sveriges Television AB (SVT) Sweden’s Television, is the Swedish national public television broadcaster.
TV4 AB TV4 is a Swedish commercial channel owned by the Bonnier Broadcasting Group.
Viasat Sweden Pay-TV service in Sweden.

United States
ABC US broadcaster.
CBS US broadcaster.
CNN US news channel (US Edition).
DIRECTV US satellite platform.
Dish Network US satellite platform.
Fox Broadcasting Company US broadcaster.
National Association of Broadcasters (NAB)
The National Association of Broadcasters is the voice for the nation’s radio and television broadcasters. As the premier trade association for broadcasters, NAB advances the interests of our members in federal government, industry and public affairs; improves the quality and profitability of broadcasting; encourages content and technology innovation; and spotlights the important and unique ways stations serve their communities.
NBC US broadcaster.
PBS The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is an American non-profit public broadcasting television service with 354 member TV stations in the United States which hold collective ownership. PBS operations are partially funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Its headquarters are in Arlington, Virginia.

Worldwide
Cellnex Telecom Cellnex is Europe’s leading independent operator of wireless telecommunications infrastructure, with a total portfolio of over 28,000 sites.
DigitalBitrate Digital TV Radio scanning and measurement, available in English and French.
EPG Guide
List of EPG (Electronic Programme Guide) codes for IPTV channels. Channels are listed by country.
European Road Map
Welcome to Radiomap.eu – the radio map of Europe. Now you can listen to the live broadcast of all LW, MW, FM and DAB radio stations of Europe. Just select a city on the map, review the full frequency list and click on the station name to listen online.
Eutelsat With a fleet of 40 satellites providing coverage of Europe, Africa, the Americas and Asia-Pacific, Eutelsat is one of the world’s leading satellite operators. Our satellite resources, experience and quality of service have gained the confidence of a broad and growing portfolio of customers that include broadcasters, pay-TV operators, telecom operators, Internet service providers and government agencies.
Find HD Music FindHDmusic helps you find hi-res music downloads. You can search for albums, find the latest deals and discounts, browse albums in your favourite genre, find free music, create custom alerts and lots more.
Intelsat Intelsat operates the world’s first Globalised Network, delivering high-quality, cost-effective video and broadband services anywhere in the world. Intelsat’s Globalized Network combines the world’s largest satellite backbone with terrestrial infrastructure, managed services and an open, interoperable architecture to enable customers to drive revenue and reach through a new generation of network services.
IPTV Playlists (GitHub)
Collection of 8000+ publicly available IPTV channels from all over the world. Listed by genre and language.
Listenlive.eu listenlive.eu is a web radio directory showcasing over 4000 radio stations from across Europe streaming live on the internet.
Radio Stream Directory The aim of this site is to create a fast and easy radio stream player for all browsers and formats independent from any app or plugin.
SES SES is a world-leading satellite operator, providing reliable and secure satellite communications solutions across the globe. SES, connect and enable broadcast, telecom, corporate and government customers, and enrich the lives of billions of people worldwide.
Smart IPTV Codes Smart IPTV lists EPG codes for many channels around the globe.
The Internet Radio Forum The Internet Radio Forum – iRadioForum.net – is constituted to support and enhance the use of internet audio devices.
TvProfil XMLTV service TvProfil XMLTV service lists many EPG codes for IPTV channels.
Yahlive Headquartered in Abu Dhabi, Yahlive was launched in 2011 as a joint venture company combining both the energy and values of Yahsat and SES, the former having established itself as a forward-thinking regional satellite company based in Abu Dhabi, and the latter well recognized as a leading global satellite operator headquartered in Luxembourg.
WorldDAB WorldDAB is the global industry forum for digital radio, facilitating the adoption and implementation of broadcast digital radio based on DAB / DAB+, the digital radio standards of choice for broadcasters across Europe, Asia Pacific and other regions.
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