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S300 SNG Uplink Van

S300 SNG Uplink Van

We are very pleased to announce a new addition to our fleet of SNG vehicles. Based on a Mercedes Vito chassis our vehicle, S300 SNG, is smaller and lighter than other vehicles in our fleet and runs on a 16A socket. But despite its smaller size it still as a high level of technical specification with the flexibility to meet the changing demands of today’s broadcasters, production companies and news agencies. The vehicle is equipped with an 8 input vision mixer and a 12 channel sound desk, as well as providing the usual level of transmission facilities that you would expect from Links Broadcast. The 1.5M Ku band antenna and dual Xicom 400W amps allow for single or dual channel uplinks and this can be combined with one of our multiplexors to provide additional channels if required. Streaming, broadband and IP services are covered by the in-built 3G/4G WiFi router, or we can supply stand-alone Ka band facilities where additional IP over satellite connectivity is required. Along with full comms and monitoring facilities, S300 SNG is well equipped to meet your production or transmission requirements. Please contact us today for more information

S300 SNG External Links Broadcast

S300 SNG Internal Links Broadcast

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HD SNG Facilities For Question Time

HD SNG Facilities For Question Time

BBC Question Time & Big Questions: Links Broadcast continue to supply HD SNG Facilities for the popular BBC programmes.

HD SNG Facilities Links Broadcast

HD SNG Facilities Question Time Links Broadcast

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Question Time HD SNG Truck

Question Time HD SNG Truck

Links Broadcast supplied an HD SNG Truck out at Harrow last night for the BBC’s Question Time programme.

HD SNG Truck Question Time Harrow 01 Links Broadcast

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London Fashion Week 2020 – TOMMY NOW!

London Fashion Week is a highlight of the international fashion calendar and Links Broadcast are pleased to have been involved in LFW2020 with the production and distribution of one of the most spectacular shows of the week on behalf of Tommy Hilfiger…

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Champions & Europa League Sports Broadcasting

Links Sports Broadcasting have a busy couple of weeks with Champions League & Europa League games and are delighted to be working for Eurovision providing 4K Satellite Services…

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Satellite Uplink Trucks Deployed For Election

Election – we had 2 x satellite uplink trucks deployed for ITN to cover election updates throughout the night based at key constituents in North East and London

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Satellite Uplink Fibre & Microwave Link Combined Event

We covered an important corporate event this week from Canary Wharf.

It was a bit of challenge due to the location and airspace frequency restrictions, but we managed to get around that using, fibre and point to point Link.

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Links Broadcast visits Downton Abbey

Links Broadcast were delighted to be appointed as the OB and uplink provider for ITV’s This Morning when they visited the real life home of Downton Abbey at Highclere Castle.

The popular day-time program hosted by Philip Schofield & Holly Willoughby situated itself on location at Highclere in preparation for the UK release of the Downton Abbey full length feature film. The characters from the cast, including butler Mr Carson (James Edward Carter OBE), plus some of the regular contributors to the show, joined Philip & Holly on the sofa as well as in the library, saloon, dining room and on the north terrace for the closing sequence.

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Plane Spotting Live

In July 2019 Links Broadcast provided production and uplink facilities to deliver the BBC’s production of Plane Spotting Live over 3 nights from airports around the UK.

Working with OB company CTV, we supported the hub location at East Midlands Airport through the provision of main and backup SNG uplink trucks, delivering live vision feeds to the BBC, as well as receiving two incoming vision feeds from remote airport locations. Across the three nights, Peter Snow, Andi Peters & Zoe Laughlin brought the excitement of live plane spotting together with input on aviation developments to enthusiasts in the UK and around the world.

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Last Night of the Proms Satellite Uplink Facilities

Last Night of the Proms is the culmination of the BBC proms series which sees the world’s greatest classical music festival brought to a spectacular close.

Links Broadcast is very proud to have been associated with this event since 2014, and to have delivered hundreds of hours of satellite transmissions over the course of this time.

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