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Al Rafidain Channel now on Es’hail-1

8th January 2016

Es’hailSat, the Qatar Satellite Company, is proud to announce that Al Rafidain TV channel is now available on Es’hail-1 satellite located at the 25.5⁰ East hotspot covering Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

Al Rafidain is an Iraqi satellite TV channel which showcases Iraqi political, economic, cultural and social identity. With the goal to advocate unity among Iraqis, the channel broadcasts programs that reject intolerance, fights sectarianism and racism, while highlighting the history and tradition of the Iraqi civilization.

The channel further adds to the attractive line up of niche Arabic TV content currently broadcasting via Es’hail-1.  Tune in to Es’hail-1 at 25.5⁰ East, with 11141 MHz, V Pol, and FEC ¾ to enjoy high quality, free to air, Arabic content on Al Rafidiain.

Es’hailSat’s President & CEO, Ali Ahmed Al Kuwari said: “We are delighted that Al Rafidain TV Channel has chosen Es’hail-1 satellite to reach customers across MENA.  This is a testament to our commitment in promoting Arabic content across the region. With one satellite in operation and second satellite scheduled for launch in 2017 and a new teleport, we believe that we have the optimum solution for broadcasters and viewers in the MENA region.”