Al Bidaa Satellite TV switches to Es’hail 1

Qatari Satellite Company, Es’hailSat, announced that Qatari station, Al Bidaa Satellite TV, will now be available as free-to-air (FTA) and in high definition (HD) via the Es’hail 1 satellite located at the 25.5° E hotspot neighbourhood covering the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

“We are delighted that Al Rayaan Media & Marketing has chosen the Es’hail 1 satellite. With premium news and sports channels and a growing bouquet of content, we believe that we have the optimum solution for broadcasters and viewers in the MENA region,” said Ali Ahmed Al Kuwari, CEO of Es’hailSat.

Al Bidaa joins other local broadcasters including Al Jazeera and beIN Sports broadcasting across MENA on Es’ahil 1 from its geostationary location of 25.5° East.