Crawford Launches Link TV News Network
December 17, 2009
Crawford Satellite Services has launched Link TV, a network dedicated to bringing global perspectives on news, events, and culture to audiences worldwide. Crawford is adding the channel to its platform on AMC-10 and providing comprehensive network origination services, advanced transmission, and 24/7 monitoring and technical support for all of Link TV’s programming. The company currently delivers Link TV to Dish Network, Direct TV and cable providers nationwide.
“Crawford’s superlative quality control and seamless broadcast of our programs will greatly enhance our viewers’ experience of the Channel at home,” said Wendy Hanamura, vice president and general manager of Link TV. “They also worked with us to migrate from fiber delivery to an MPEG-4 satellite feed – making Link TV available to other markets and allowing us to expand our distribution with confidence.”
Crawford Satellite Services provides turnkey broadcasting solutions for clients worldwide. The company performs over 40,000 feeds for clients in various industries, originates/turns more than 200 full-time networks and provides satellite services for hundreds of clients.