World Youth Day - EWTN Coverage

 

WORLD YOUTH DAY SCHEDULE
Europe 
(Central European Time)

Technical details of satellite signal

 

August 15, 2000

17:00

Opening of World Youth Day in Rome, Italy (Live) (3 ½ hrs.);

20:30

Solemn Mass of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary from the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC, USA (Tape Delayed)
August 16, 2000
10:00 Opening of World Youth Day in Rome, Italy (Encore)
August 17, 2000
02:00 Life on the Rock from Rome, Italy (Live) (60:00);
(This event will encore in the regular time-slots for Life On The Rock)
August 18, 2000
20:00 World Youth Day Events including Via Crucis (Live) (2 ½ hrs.)
Presider of the Via Crucis is Cardinal Camillo Ruini. Starts outside the Church of Santa Maria in Aracoeli, to the Piazza Venezia, down the Via dei Fori Imperiali, and ends at the Coliseum.
22:30 Catholic Compass: Maximilian, Saint of Auschwitz (90 minutes)
August 19, 2000
10:00 World Youth Day Events including Via Crucis (Encore)
19:00 World Youth Day Events from Rome, Italy (Live)
August 20, 2000
07:00 Catchesis with John Paul II, Part 1 (30:00)
07:30 Closing of World Youth Day in Rome, Italy (Live)
Pope John Paul II will have Mass on the campus of Tor Vergata University. Cardinal Stafford participates.  Pope John Paul II will say the Angelus, and close with a special Mandate for Youth.
16:00 World Youth Day Events from Rome, Italy (Encore)
August 21, 2000
09:00 Closing of World Youth Day in Rome, Italy (Encore)

 

EWTN Technical Information for Hot Bird 4
EWTN European Service

Satellite:

Hot Bird 4

Orbital Location:

13° EL

Transponder:

111
Channel: 1

Downlink Beam:

Widebeam

Downlink Frequency:

10722.0 MHz

Downlink Polarization:

Horizontal

Symbol Rate:

29.9 Ms/s
Allocated Bandwidth 36 MHz

FEC:

3/4

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