07.29.2004 12:00 PM
GlobeCast delivers 2004 Tour de France world feed via satellite

Satellite services company GlobeCast used nine satellite newsgathering (SNG) trucks to provide live feeds of the Tour de France for event organizer ASO (Amaury Sport Organisation), EBU (the European Broadcasting Union), francetélévisions and Intelsat on behalf of OLN (Outdoor Life Network).

GlobeCast’s SNG teams provided satellite and microwave trucks to transmit world feed footage from location to mobile studio facilities located at the finish line in Paris. Société Française de Production (SFP) shot the feed on behalf of world feed producer francetélévisions. Sixteen channels were available from the GlobeCast field SNG units, which also included local networks feeds.

From the finish line studio, fiber carried the produced world feed signal to four Globecast stationary SNG trucks, each one dedicated to ASO, EBU, francetélévisions and Intelsat for OLN.

See Globecast at IBC2004 in stand 1.159.

Back to the top

Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found

Thursday 10:05 AM
NAB Requests Expedited Review of Spectrum Auction Lawsuit
“Broadcasters assigned to new channels following the auction could be forced to accept reductions in their coverage area and population served, with no practical remedy.” ~NAB

202 Communications /   Friday 12:41 PM
Albis Technologies Appoints New Head of Access Solutions
ignite strategic communications /   Thursday 03:48 PM
2015 HPA Tech Retreat(r) Unveils Expanded Session Schedule

Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology