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Chile sticks to April 2024 analogue switchoff date

Tuesday 13 July 2021 | 12:36 CET | News
Chile's telecommunications regulator Subtel said it has rejected a requested from free-to-air (FTA) channels to further delay the country's analogue blackout from 2024 to 2026. According to decree no. 50 published on 02 July, a total of four phases must be completed by the 2024 deadline, which was previously delayed from 2022. The first phase requires the FTA broadcasters to complete the migration to digital terrestrial television (DTT) in all regional capitals by 15 December 2021.  

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Subtel
Countries: Chile
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