National Geographic South East Asia AsiaSat 7 -105,5’e Biss Key 2021
Satellite AsiaSat 7 -105,5’e
National Geographic South East Asia
Frequency 4000 H 29720 ,5/6 (Beam – C_band)
SID : 0001
Biss key : 57 45 24 C0 46 95 51 2C
National Geographic Wild (shortened as Nat Geo Wild and abbreviated NGW) is a global pay television network owned by National Geographic Partners, a joint venture between The Walt Disney Company (73%) and the National Geographic Society (27%). The channel primarily focuses on wildlife and natural history non-fiction programming. It is a sister network to National Geographic TV.
The channel first launched in Hong Kong on 1 January 2006. It later launched in the United Kingdom, Turkey, Ireland, Romania, India, Vietnam, and Poland replacing the now defunct Adventure One. The channel remains the world’s first bilingual wildlife service, available in English and Cantonese in the Hong Kong market as well as Tagalog in The Philippines. It launched in Latin America on 1 November 2009 as a high definition channel. In 2010, it launched in the United States.
As of February 2015, approximately 57,891,000 American households (49.7% of households with television) receive Nat Geo Wild.
OSN and beIN carries the channel for Middle East and North African viewers. The channel launched in Israel on 23 July 2008.
|Country||United Arab Emirates|
|Headquarters||Dubai Media City|
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
|Picture format||1080i HDTV|
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
|Owner||National Geographic Society|
Fox Networks Group
(Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer & International)
|Launched||15 October 2011|
1 September 2017 (relaunch)
|Closed||1 May 2013|
1 January 2020 (reclosed)
|Hot Bird 13E||10775 H – 27500 – 5/6|
|Eutelsat 7E||11345 H – 27500 – 5/6 (SD)|
|Eutelsat 7E||11304 H – 29700 – 2/3 (HD)|