TürkmenÄlem/MonacoSat @ 52° East
Aftab TV HD is a Afghan channel started on 52 East where already all afghani channels are available. this channel has started on following transponder.
12226 V 27500 2/3
on the same TP an Ozbek channel Telekanal Uzbekistan and a Iranian channel IRT (Iran Today Channel) is also available.
Television was first introduced in 1964, when a new organization called Radio Television Afghanistan (government-owned) founded a TV channel. After the completion of feasibility study under grant aid from Japan, construction work of the studio and transmitter buildings were finished by August 1978. During the 1980s, many Soviet programmes were airing such as the children’s show Nu Pogodi!.