West Television (WTV) has selected TX Australia Pty Limited (TXA) as their preferred digital transmission service provider.
West TV Ltd (WTV) is Western Australia's first and only free-to-air digital community television station. See: www.wtvperth.com.au
TXA is providing a fully managed transmission service consisting of encoding, multiplexing and transmitting of WTV program content with a Freeview compliant electronic program guide (EPG) from TXA's Carmel facility in Perth.
WTV test transmission is scheduled to commence in late March 2010. The service will officially launch on the 10 April 2010 and can be found on DTV logical channel number 44. (UHF Channel 32).
TXA is honoured to have been chosen to provide a fully managed digital transmission service for community television broadcasters in Perth, and wishes them every success in this new digital era.
TXA will be launching C31 Melbourne's community television digital service in late May 2010.