Australian govt to give extra AUD 10 mln to nationwide satellite TV service Vast

Thursday 3 January 2019 | 10:28 CET | News
The Australian government will give an extra AUD 10 million to the country's Viewer Access Satellite Television Service (Vast) until 2021. The service came into operation in 2010 as part of the national switchover to digital television. Vast provides TV services where terrestrial transmission is just too expensive. It currently provides free-to-air TV services to half a million viewers in regional Australia and in some metropolitan areas. 

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