Channel 7 (Thailand)
|Type||Private Terrestrial television|
|First air date||27 November 1967|
|Slogan||Channel 7, your TV (Thai: ช่องเจ็ดสี ทีวีเพื่อคุณ)|
|Owner||Bangkok Broadcasting Television and Royal Thai Army|
|Key people||Saran Virutamawong|
CH7 currently broadcasts under VHF (Very High Frequency). In the Bangkok Metropolitan Area the VHF channel is 7. CH7 is also available over TrueVisions on Channel 3. Its daily broadcasting hours are 24 hours
CH7 was formerly known as Channel 7 Color (another one was Channel 7 B&W, now Channel 5). It was managed by Royal Thai Army and broadcasts from Bangkok. This broadcast area was only limited to Bangkok Metropolitan Area only.
Channel 7 was launched started television broadcasting first airdate on Monday, 27 November 1967 at 18:30 local time tonight officially launched by the then prime minister and military dictator Thanom Kittikachorn. It was originally planned for a nationwide expansion and started broadcasting nationwide since 1973.
Every Saturdays, there is Chet Si Concert.
Notable programmes by CH7 include:
- Game Punna
- Chet Si Concert
- Muay Thai Chet See
- 2010 AFF Suzuki Cup
- 2012 AFF Suzuki Cup
- Max Muay Thai
- 1967-1975 Opens at 17:00 and closes at midnight.
- 1975-1980 Opens at 18:00 (weekdays) or 14:30 (Saturdays) or 9:30 (Sundays) and closes at 23:00.
- 1980-1991 Opens at 13:00 (weekdays) or 8:00 (weekends) and closes at midnight.
- 1991-1998 Opens at 5:30 and closes at 2:00.
- 1998-2000 Opens at 5:00 and closes at 2:00.
- 2000-2010 Opens at 4:30 (weekdays) or 5:00 (weekends) and closes at 2:30.
- From 1 March 2010 Opens 24 hours.
- Channel 7 schedule, 1 July 1995 Bangkok Post