Spare DTT capacity on offer
The Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications has begun a licensing round, utilising spare capacity in the existing DTT multiplexes.
The supplementary application round covers multiplexes A, G, VHF A and VHF B.
Issued licences will be valid until the end of 2016.
Multiplex A has space for a single programme, whilst regional Multiplex G has space for up to 5 HD channels (or more SD channels) in the Uusimaa region.
Multiplex VHF A has space for two HD channels, while Multiplex VHF B has spare capacity for one HD channel or several SD channels.
The deadline for licence applications is noon on the 1st August.
Source: Broadband TV News
Item added: 20th June 2011