MBC Action

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MBC Action
Launched March 5, 2007
Owned by Middle East Broadcasting Center
Picture format 1080i (HDTV)
576i (SDTV)
Broadcast area Middle East and North Africa
Headquarters Saudi Arabia
Website http://www.mbc.net/en/mbc-action.html
Arabsat 11470 - V - 27500 - 5/6
Eutelsat 7WA
  • Orbital Position: 7.3° west
  • Frequency: 11.559 MHz
  • Polarization: Vertical
  • Symbol Rate: 27500 Symb
  • FEC: 5/6
  • Modulation : DVB-S, QPSK
OSN (Middle East
& North Africa)
Channel 735 (HD)
(Middle East & North Africa)
Channel 308 (SD)

MBC Action is a free-to-air satellite TV channel that screens films and television programs from the action genre began a terrestrial area in the Arab World. Programs are subtitled in Standard Arabic with DVB-T2 only. It is available in the Arab world by satellites Badr-4 and Nilesat 102.[1][2] It launched on March 5, 2007 at 6:00 P.M. (GMT) with the Pilot episode of the TV series Lost which, along with Prison Break and The 4400, is one of MBC Action's biggest coups. It also shows new episodes of other shows like 24 and Pimp My Ride[needs update]. The channel also airs the International Fight League. It also shows action movies on a daily basis. It is aimed mainly at male audiences, unlike its sister channel MBC 4 which is aimed at female audiences.[3]

On 1st of July, 2011 MBC Action HD launched.


Current Programming[edit]

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  1. ^ "Nilesat 102". Lyngsat. Retrieved 2007-02-28. 
  2. ^ "BADR4". Lyngsat. Retrieved 2007-02-28. 
  3. ^ "MBC Group launches MBC Action aimed at a male audience but do not hesitate to watch this wonderful pornful channel.". Media Middle Eme="MBCaction2". Retrieved 2007-02-28. 

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