On January 15, 2020, the Russian Satellite Communications Company under the supervision of Rossvyaz and in cooperation with the All-Russian State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company and Channel One, JSC carried out a large-scale work to prepare and ensure high-quality continuous broadcasting of the federal television and radio programs through its own technical means and spacecrafts during the address of President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin to the Federal Assembly.
The RSCC together with the RTRS arranged delivery of the publicly accessible mandatory television and radio channels being a part of the digital packages of the first and second multiplexes, to the receiving RTRS ground-based technical facilities for subsequent digital terrestrial broadcasting to 11 broadcast zones of the Russian Federation. Also, delivery of the radio packages of “Radio Russia”, “Vesti” and “Mayak” was arranged through RSCC’s spacecrafts “Express-AM7, -AM33, -AM5” for subsequent terrestrial broadcasting of the takes in the analog broadcast format.
For the time of especially important broadcast, the work of all operational duty shifts of the RSCC was strengthened by the specialists of the engineering services to eliminate possible emergency and unexpected situations on the RSCC communication and broadcasting spacecrafts and communication networks of the company.
Source of the first photo: kremlin.ru