French mobile TV trial extended until April

5 Feb 2008

The French media authority CSA has extended an ongoing mobile TV DVB-H trial on the Paris metropolitan transport system of rail operator RATP until 15 April, reports Broadband TV News. The trial started in October last year and is designed to study the feasibility of mobile TV reception in metro stations and onboard trains. The news portal writes that the current trial will be extended to some suburban lines and will also include radio broadcasts.