Bulgarian bouquet flowers at 23.5°E

New Bulgarian broadcaster, Satellite BG is launching a direct-to-home pay-TV service to homes throughout Bulgaria from Astra 23.5°E. Formally launching on February 1, Satellite BG has been broadcasting a limited test package from three transponders on the Astra 3B satellite since January 15. The Satellite BG programme package will comprise more than 60 standard definition channels and 12 high definition channels, including sports, film, factual and children’s TV, and all major public and commercial services in Bulgaria.