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DW (Amerika)

DZMM TeleRadyo

Eros Now On Demand

Filipino On Demand

Great Wall TV

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Lifestyle Network

Mediaset Italia

Mor 101.9

Myx TV

Phoenix Hong Kong Channel

Phoenix InfoNews

Phoenix North America Chinese Channel

Russian Television Network

SBS International




The Filipino Channel


TNT Russia

TV Asia



TV5MONDE Cinema On Demand




TVK-Pop On Demand





Technical Specifications

Galaxy 17, Transponder 24

Network Channel # PCR PID
ABP News 7 710
ART 8 810
CCTV-4 9 910
CCTV News 11 1110
Channel One Russia 15 1510
CTI-Zhong Tian Channel 10 1010
DW (Amerika) 28 2810
Life OK 5 510
Lifestyle Network 20 2010
Mediaset Italia 19 1910
Myx TV 1 110
Rai Italia 13 1310
RTN 16 1610
SBTN 17 1710
STAR India GOLD 6 610
STAR India PLUS 4 410
TV5MONDE 12 1210
TFC (East Coast feed) 18 1810
TFC (West Coast feed) 2 210
TV Asia 3 310
TVK 14 1410
TVK2 21 2110
Galaxy 17 @ 91 West Network ID 837
Vertical Polarity Symbol Rate 30.00
C-Band 4180 MHz. FEC 5/6
L-Band Freq. 970 MHz. DVB-S2 8PSK

Recommended Receiving Equipment

  • 3 Meter Minimum Satellite Antenna
  • C-Band Feed Horn
  • C-Band Low Noise Block Downconverter
  • (25 Degrees or less noise temp)
  • Cisco receivers D9824 (multichannel) / D9854 (single channel)

On Demand Services

NETWORK Facilitator
Eros Now iN DEMAND
Bollywood Transactional iN DEMAND
Filipino On Demand Comcast Media Center (CMC)
Filipino Transactional iN DEMAND
TV5MONDE Cinema On Demand iN DEMAND
TVK-Pop On Demand Comcast Media Center (CMC)

Off Platform

Network Satellite Transponder Polarization Down Freq. (MHZ) Symbol rate Encryption
Antenna AMC-1 2 V 3740 29.27 Unencrypted
ATV G3C 18 H 12050 20.00 iREDTO2
RTN+ * G16 5 H 11800 30.00 iREDTO
Phoenix InfoNews G3C 18 H 12050 20.00 iREDTO2
Phoenix NA G3C 18 H 12050 20.00 iREDTO2
TV Japan * G13 4C H 1370 30.00 PowerVu

* TV JAPAN to provide receiving equipment

* RTN+ to provide card. Recommended equipment is a Harmonic PVR7000 with an IRDETO Cam

Technical Contact Information

Launch Authorization 303.712.5427 (8-5 MST Mon-Fri)

24-Hour Post-Launch Hotline 800.824.1771

Outages (Operations Management Center) 303.486.3600

Mar 03 2016

Russian TV channels sue US online operators for piracy

The plaintiffs are asking the court to stop the streaming and compensate for damages of at least $75,000.The complaint has been lodged by Russia's First Channel, CTC, Domashny, Che, Rain, Nostalgia, REN TV and TNT Comedy, reported business daily Kommersant.The American online operators accused of piracy are Infomir, Panorama TV, Goodzone TV, Matvil Corporation, Actava TV, and Master Call Communications.
Nov 26 2015

Beijing TV & Hunan TV now available for Shaw Cable customers

Calgary, Alberta, CANADA – November 26, 2015 – International Media Distribution (IMD) and Shaw Communications Inc. today announced the addition of Beijing TV and Hunan TV to Shaw’s selection of Mandarin-language television channels. Available today, Shaw Cable customers will now have access to quality lifestyle and entertainment programming from two of China’s most popular networks. A free preview of both channels is also available throughout the holidays until Tuesday, January 5. 
Nov 03 2015

Special Outreach in Ground-Breaking Recruitment Effort to Fill 100 Full-Time Positions with Local Food Distributor

Seattle, WA – November 3, 2015 – Just in time for the holidays, Taylor Farms announces the creation of 100 new full time positions in their Kent, WA, facility in a variety of capacities including Production Workers, Dishwashers, Sanitation Leads and Supervisors. Compensation ranges from $9.50+ per hour for entry level positions to $50,000+ per year in supervisor salary based on qualifications. All full time employees are offered a full benefits package
Oct 15 2015

Eros Now Offers HD Bollywood Titles to Xfinity TV Subscribers

October 15, 2015, Los Angeles, CA - International Media Distribution and Eros International are happy to announce that Eros Now high definition titles will be available to Xfinity TV customers for free from November 3rd through November 9th in honor of Diwali and the Festival of Lights. In addition to offering HD titles to Xfinity customers for the first time, Eros Now will be unlocking its full program lineup on Xfinity On Demand in celebration of the Indian holiday.
Oct 15 2015

TV JAPAN offers 2-week Fall Free Preview starting 10/15

Centennial, CO, October 15, 2015– International Media Distribution (IMD), the award-winning provider of in-language television programming today announced the list of US operators participating in this year’s TV JAPAN Free Preview October 15-31. During this promotional window, customers of major carriers such as AT&T, Comcast, Cox, Time Warner Cable and Verizon will be able to view the #1 global Japanese language channel without a subscription for a limited time.
Jul 02 2015

IMD Wins Cablefax Award for "Lunar New Year 2015"

July 2, 2015, Centennial, CO. International Media Distribution (IMD), the cable industry's premier distributor of international premium networks, won 1st place in Cablefax Magazine's annual "FAXIES" competition in the Affiliate Marketing category. IMD earned this prestigious award for its Vietnamese marketing campaign, "Lunar New Year 2015." 
Apr 15 2015

Bright House Networks launches TV JAPAN & TV JAPAN HD in Bakersfield, Birmingham and Indianapolis

St. Petersburg, FL - April 15, 2015 -Bright House Networks announced that TV JAPAN, the premier Japanese language premium channel, is now available in its Bakersfield, Birmingham, and Indianapolis service areas in both standard definition (SD) and high definition (HD). TV JAPAN has existing carriage in Bright House Networks Tampa Bay, Greater Orlando and Detroit markets, and this launch now completes the TV JAPAN national footprint for Bright House Networks. Customers can now enjoy special access to a 2 week free preview of TV JAPAN through April 30th.
Mar 19 2015

TVK24 celebrates 10 years of Korean television in the U.S.

Los Angeles, CA – March 19, 2015, International Media Distribution (IMD), an industry pioneer in the distribution of 24-hour global networks congratulates TVK on completing its first decade of operation serving the Korean American audience across the U.S