d2Satellite

Boston-Based Satellite Transmission

On the bird, and on the air, with Uplink Floyd.

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Satellite Backhauls

Uplink Floyd features dual path HD transmission, fed by Adtec encoders, and powered by redundant MCL and General Dynamics amplifiers.

News

Floyd is ready to roll to capture the latest breaking news. There's plenty of fiber, IFB, PL, and connectivity options to get your shot on the air.

Satellite Media Tours

Bring the satellite media tour on location with Floyd.

Equipment

  • 2x Adtec EN-81 Encoder/Modulators
  • 2x Adtec RD-70 IRDs
  • MCL 300W TWT Amplifier
  • General Dynamics 70W Solid State Amplifier
  • 1.5 meter AVL Antenna
  • 2x Dedicated Transmission Frame Syncs
  • AJA FS1
  • 40 x 40 HD-SDI Blackmagic Design Smart Videohub Router
  • Tektronix 1705A Spectrum Analyzer
  • Panasonic 17″ HD-SDI QC Monitor
  • 8x Routable Wohler Panorama HD-SDI Monitors
  • Mackie 1202 Audio Console
  • Wohler & Crown Audio QCs
  • 8 x 8 HD-SDI External I/O Panel

Communications

  • VoIP Phone System
  • Tie lines for Analog Phone Input
  • LTE Internet Access
  • Dual Channel Studio Technologies IFB
  • Dual Channel RTS PL

Physical

  • Freightliner Sprinter
  • Single Phase 208-240V, 50A. Two hots and a ground.
  • Cummins Onan Diesel Generator
  • 2x Rooftop HVAC Units