RT Espanol Launches on MHz Networks 8

FALLS CHURCH, VA- RT Espanol launches on MHz Networks 8 in the Washington, DC metro area on September 1.

RT is the first TV channel broadcasting in Spanish from Russia to the world.

In late 2009, RT started broadcasting in Spanish 24 hours a day, 7 days a week featuring political and sports news, special reports about Russia and other countries, as well as exclusive interviews with opinion-makers.

The channel is available throughout the Washington, DC metro area on:
Over the Air (OTA) digital broadcast     30.8
Comcast     278
Cox     477
RCN     37
Verizon FiOS     454

Viewers can also access additional content at ACTUALIDAD.RT.COM, with the best news reports, stories and programs in the special RT section on YouTube www.youtube.com/user/ActualidadRT

In June 2010, RT Spanish was nominated at the Broadcast Digital Awards 2010 in the Best Channel Launch category, reaching the finals of the competition.

RT Espanol replaces ETV on MHz Networks 8.

For more information regarding programming, please visit: www.mhznetworks.org/mhzindc. Look for announcements on the debut of ETV programming on other distribution from MHz Networks this fall.

Stephanie Misar
8101 A Lee Highway
Falls Church, VA 22042


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