MTV to be free to air on DTT platform

MTV Spain has announced that it will make its service available Free To Air (FTA) on the DTT platform in the next few months.
The service will be available on a new multiplex allocated to media group Vocento which already provides the Disney Channel, FTA and plans to offer DTT services with regional content by the end of the summer.
The Rapid TV article goes on to give details of further expected launches on the DTT platforms from other broadcasters. These are TVE HD, TeleDeporte HD and Cultural es from RTVE. Telecino is also planning to launch LaOcho which may be in HD and Antenna3 an additional DTT service.
Source: Rapid TV News
Item added: 17th May 2010