MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russia –
Source: Russia Federal Space
# Roscosmos # The main thing # digitalization 10/14/2019 02:06 p.m. Russia has completely switched to digital television, cosmonaut Skvortsov announced from orbit. All Russian regions switched to digital television. The symbolic button was pressed by astronaut Alexander Skvortsov from the International Space Station (ISS) during a communication session with the Russian Mission Control Center (MCC). “I, Alexander Skvortsov, cosmonaut of Roscosmos, crew member of 60/61 expeditions to the International Space Station, welcome you from space on this important day for all of us. Today I have an important mission: to announce the end of Russia’s transition to digital television, ”Skvortsov said. He pressed a button on his laptop, thereby symbolically completing the transition from analogue to digital broadcasting.
The ceremony was attended by the head of the Center for the digital development of the state Corporation “Rosatom” Konstantin Shadrin head of the Russian television and radio broadcasting network (RTRS) Andrew Romanchenko.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation from Russian Language to English.