El Salvador started its transition to DTT

According to the announcement made by the General Superintendence of Electricity and Telecommunications (Siget), Channel 10 of El Salvador will be the first in emiting digital FTA signal.

“The world is going from analogue to digital TV, in order to raise services quality levels to the largest number of the population. Technical and digital transformation meands a before and after, a new step for the industry and the private sector in our country”, explained Blanca Coto, holder of the Sidget. 

The Official Government Channel is the first signal in which digital transmission takes place, to be implemented in private TV stations. Coto has mentioned that “most private providers are making digital transmisions and they were all successful”.