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Media Broadcast to expand Freenet TV coverage

Tuesday 30 January 2018 | 10:58 CET | News
Freenet TV parent company Media Broadcast said it will expand the transmission network for Freenet TV on 25 April to include six new sites in Germany, including the regions of Augsburg, Bielefeld, Erfurt, Muenster, Osnabrueck and Weimar. Households in these coverage areas will be able to receive private stations from Freenet TV via DVB-T for the first time.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Freenet / Media Broadcast
Countries: Germany
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