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TDF, Rai test LTE-A+ broadcast technology

Tuesday 14 April 2015 | 09:34 CET | News
French broadbcast services company TDF and Italian channel Rai have launched the first field trials of LTE-A+ broadcast from high-power television stations, in Paris, France, and Aosta, Italy. The joint project, based on the original "Tower Overlay" idea developed and implemented by Technische Universitat Braunschweig (Germany) in 2013, involves contributions by US company GatesAir and is supported by Germany's IRT and France's Expway. In the trials, two data streams share the same UHF channel in time-division: one stream is conveying conventional digital HDTV programs to be viewed on

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: RAI / TDF
Countries: France / Italy
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