Downlink parameters for TV stations

President Mario Draghi's farewell event,
28 October 2019, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

You are kindly advised to double-check the parameters below before downlinking as they may change at short notice.

Please note the updated audio channel setup below.

In case of any concerns, please get in contact with multimediaservices@ecb.int.

Feed 1 – Programme signal (clean)

  • Feed 1 will start at 13:50 CET, a graphic as well as music will be available for testing purpose.
  • Prior to the beginning of the press conference, a video and sound check for the language audio channels mentioned below will take place 14:00-14:10 CET.
  • The event will be transmitted live 15:00 – 16:30 CET.
  • A rough cut of TV footage from the event will be transmitted between 17:15 – 17:30 CET.

Europe – HD 18MHz

  • EUTELSAT 7B, 7 deg East - 18MHz slot
  • DOWNLINK FR.: 12.550,670 MHz POL X (horizontal), Channel: EF
  • HD 1080i 50Hz DVBS2 8PSK 14.4Ms/s FEC 3/4,
  • P RoF 0.25 (31_HD MPEG2 420 31.356 Mbps)
  • ENCRYPTION: Clear
  • Audio channels:
    • 1 & 2 Original  PID 4112
    • 3 & 4 Original + English interpretation of non English speeches PID 4128

Feed 2 – Isolated speakers cam (clean, not for live exploitation, just for news/cut)

  • The feed 2 will start at 14:15 CET.
  • The speakers camera will be transmitted live 15:00 – 16:30 CET.
  • A rough cut of TV footage from the event will be transmitted between 17:15 – 17:30 CET.

Europe – HD 18MHz

  • EUTELSAT 7B, 7 deg East - 18MHz slot
  • DOWNLINK FR.: 12.568.670 MHz POL X (horizontal), Channel: GH
  • HD 1080i 50Hz DVBS2 8PSK 14.4Ms/s FEC 3/4,
  • P RoF 0.25 (31_HD MPEG2 420 31.356 Mbps)
  • ENCRYPTION: Clear
  • Audio channels:
    • 1 & 2 Original  PID 4144
    • 3 & 4 Original + German interpretation of non German speeches PID 4160

Producer: Christian Ehlers: +49 151 14 64 98 91
SNG-Coord: +49 170 92 35 527