OSN First HD – Home of HBO, a new channel broadcast by OSN, a-TV network in the Middle East and North Africa, has become the 6000th channel broadcasted via Eutelsat satellites. In honour of this landmark Eutelsat presented a Special Award to OSN at this week’s CABSAT event in Dubai.
Mark Billinge, OSN’s CTO, said: “With this Award from Eutelsat we are also celebrating a 10-year relationship during which the Middle East and North Africa broadcast landscape has transformed into one of the most vibrant in the global television business. The launch of OSN First HD – Home of HBO reflects our strategy to raise the bar in sound and image quality. Looking beyond HD, Ultra HD is on our roadmap as the next opportunity to give our viewers an exceptional TV experience.”