The chief of a main directorate of IB3 has informed into the beginning of a new television channel, IBSat. This channel, that will initiate its emissions in tests next, will be in the future the autonomic channel of reference outside the territories of the Balearic Islands and inside the platforms of satellite and cable.
IBSat will be a channel 24 hours of world-wide projection, with a programming composed by a 100% of own production. The selected satellite to emit the signal will be with almost security the Hispasat (30º the West).
The Public Being of Broadcast television of the Balearic Islands also announces that the regular emissions of IBSat will begin probably the 1 of March of 2008, agreeing with the third anniversary of IB3. The Balearic Government has shown his intention to inside collaborate with this project a cultural and tourist scope, since this television channel will become referring the world-wide one of the Balearic autonomic television.
Of this form, IBSat would happen to thicken the group of Spanish autonomic televisions that have their international version via satellite, as it is the case of Andalusia TV, TVC the International TeleMadrid the Sat, among others.