NBC News Now is currently carring out HD tests on the Astra 2E satellite at 28.2° East. There is currently no launch date as yet, or any information about which satellite platforms it will be available on at present.
You can manually tune in to the test transmissions on the following frequency:

Astra 2E
Frequency: 11.385
Polarization: Horizontal
Symbol Rate: 29500
FEC: 8/8
Mode: DVB-S2 QPSK
Service ID: 53710

Alternatively you can view the live stream of NBC News Now at: https://www.nbcnews.com/now

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By Expat