FALLS CHURCH, VA- TRT TURK launched on MHz Networks 12 in the Washington, DC metro area.
Viewers can watch the channel 12 hours daily, from noon to midnight each day, on digital broadcast channel 30.12.
TRT Turk, the international TV channel of the Turkish Radio and Television Corporation, was created to enhance the understanding of the possibilities Turkey and Turkic Republics possess in various business fields through programs aiming at the Caucasus and Central Asia.
The channel also promotes Turkish people and culture in broadcasts comprised of education, drama, entertainment, music programs and news.
The Washington, DC TV market is comprised of 2.3 million households or 4.9 million viewers. TRT TURK joins 11 other MHz channels in the area on digital broadcast channels 30.1-30.11, including MHz Worldview, NHK World, CCTV News, RT, Blue Ocean Network, CCTV Documentary, France 24, RT Espanol, Arirang TV, Ethiopian TV and Vietnamese TV.