- Press Release
- August 18, 2022
ESA TV Service – STS-100 Live Coverage
The ESA TV Service will provide extensive coverage of the STS-100 launch and mission. The launch is currently scheduled for Thursday 19 April, 18:41 GMT, with a 5-minute launch window.
The launch will be covered live, with two feeds both from 18:00-19:00 GMT, as follows:
The transmission parameters are as follows:
NASA-TV coverage of the launch on:
NSS-K at 21.5 degrees West
Transponder H07, vertical, dig channel TBD
F=11.591 MHz, SR=20.150 MS/sec, FEC=3/4
ESA TV Service live coverage of the launch
Eutelsat W1, 10 degrees East
Transponder B5, channel 2 (digital, horizontal)
F=11.14375 MHz, SR=5.632 MS/sec, FEC=3/4
After launch, every workday, the ESA TV Service will transmit the flight day highlights via NSS-K, in time for breakfast news programmes, between 05:00-05:20 GMT.
ESA is also producing a special Web site during the STS-100 mission with daily updated information and streaming video content produced from a European point of view. The URL is http://www.esa.int/guidoni.
For further information and a daily update of the transmission schedule, visit our website at http://television.esa.int. For all enquires, contact Claus Habfast, Tel +31 71 565 3838, Fax +31 71 565 6340, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.