Downlink parameters for TV stations

ECB Press Conference, 14 June 2018, Riga, Latvia

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

Prior to the beginning of the press conference, a 6-minute rough cut of TV footage of the location, the group photo and the conference room will be transmitted at 11:15 – 11:30 CET

  • The satellite transmission starts at 14:05 CET, a graphic as well as music will be available for testing purposes.
  • Prior to the beginning of the press conference, a video and sound check for the language audio channels mentioned below will take place 14:15-14:20 CET
  • The press conference will be transmitted live 14:30 – 15:30 CET
  • A 6-minute rough cut of TV footage from the press conference will be transmitted 16:00 – 16:15 CET

Europe – HD 18MHz

  • EUTELSAT 16A 16 deg East - 18MHz slot
  • DOWNLINK FR.: 12.606,000 POL X (horizontal)
  • 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. Original, 2. English, 3. French, 4. German, 5. Latvian

Producer: Christian Ehlers: +49 151 – 14 64 98 91