Digea

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Digea
Type Broadcaster (Television)
Country Greece
Availability Greece
Owner Alpha TV, Alter Channel, ANT1, Makedonia TV, Mega Channel, Skai TV, Star Channel
Launch date
September 2009
Official website
http://www.digea.gr

Digea is a digital network operator that provides a digital terrestrial television transmission network in Greece for seven nationwide private TV channels (Alpha TV, Alter Channel, ANT1, Makedonia TV, Mega Channel, Skai TV and Star Channel).[1] In addition to these free-to-air nationwide stations, the network is open to any other station choosing to use its services.

The name Digea is a combination of the words "Digital" and "Gaea" (the Greek name for Gaia, the ancient goddess who was the personification of the Earth). It symbolizes a union of the digital era and the basis for life in our world.

The company’s main area of activity is the provision of networking and multiplexing services, both to the above-mentioned shareholders as well as to any legal entity opting to use the company’s services.

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TV Channels[edit]

DIGEA 01 Multiplex[edit]

  • Alpha TV - private national scale television station
  • Alter Channel - currently off the air
  • ANT1 - private national scale television station
  • Makedonia TV - private national scale television station

DIGEA 02 Multiplex[edit]

  • Mega Channel - private national scale television station
  • Skai TV - private national scale television station
  • Star Channel - private national scale television station
  • E TV - private national scale television station (formerly the 902 TV television station, affiliated to the Communist Party of Greece, the television station along with the relevant broadcast license was sold by the party to a private company called A-Horizon Media Ltd,[2] and hence no longer has any afflication to the party)

DIGEA 03 Multiplex[edit]

DIGEA 04 Multiplex[edit]

DIGEA 05 Multiplex[edit]

  • Blue Sky - private regional scale television station of Athens - Attica
  • CHANNEL 9 - private regional scale television station of Athens - Attica
  • KONTRA Channel - private regional scale television station of Athens - Attica
  • ART - political party LAOS national scale television station started only in Athens - Attica

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