NSS12 Eastern Hemisphere

Orbital Position 57 degrees East

NSS12 E footprint

Primary coverage area:

Far East, particularly...

  • Nepal
  • Diego Garcia
  • Brunei

BFBS satellite reception parameters:

  • Band: C - band
  • Frequency: 3776 MHz
  • Polarisation: Left Hand Circular Polarisation
  • Symbol Rate: 11,670
  • FEC: 3/5
  • Modulation: DVB-S2
  • Satellite Dish: Minimum of 2.4 m prime focus C-band satellite dish with a feedhorn to depolarise circularly polarised signals, although some areas will require a larger satellite dish.

TV and Radio Channels Available:

NSS12 W channels 1

NSS12 E channels 2

The delayed channels are delayed by 16 or 17 hours to give audiences in the Eastern times zones a one-day-later service. This provides a TV experience, in terms of program times, very similar to that experienced at home, but one day later.