Spacecom (Tel Aviv Stock Exchange: SCC), the operator of the AMOS satellite fleet, has announced that National Geographic has selected to launch its newest channel, National Geographic Wild, in Romania over the AMOS-3 satellite, the newest addition to the Spacecom fleet that was launched in April 2008.
Broadcast is uplinked via the INTV Teleport in Prague. Spacecom is providing satellite capacity and encryption services using its Viaccess conditional access system. National Geographic Wild programming provides unique insight into the natural world, our environment and the amazing creatures that inhabit it. The AMOS satellite constellation, consisting of AMOS-2 and AMOS-3, co-located at the prime orbital position of 4 degrees W, serves DTH and other television platforms in Europe and the Middle East, as well as provides a secure and stable transmission to government agencies.