Cellnex, SES vie for rural Spain DTT contracts - report

Monday 21 September 2015 | 11:27 CET | News
Satellite operator SES Astra and Cellnex Telecom, the recently rebranded telecoms subsidiary of Spanish infrastructure company Abertis, are the two main companies competing for contracts to increase the coverage of DTT in remote areas of Spain, reports El Pais. A number of autonomous communities have launched new tenders to expand DTT to some 1.5 million people living in rural areas with deficient coverage, said the report, although the different technologies proposed by Cellnex and SES-Astra could pose a problem. Cellnex intends to use terrestrial networks to carry the signal to the digital

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Cellnex / SES Astra
Countries: Spain
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