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The TRAVEL CHANNEL will be moving from AMC 10 (4DTV C4- 602) to the AMC-11 (4DTV C3) satellite between 03-31-10 and 05-17-2010. It will be dual illuminated for several weeks before the final turn off on 05-17-2010. The new virtual digital channel number has not been assigned yet on C3. It will be mapped in by Motorola. This channel will now be in the Scripps multi-plex channels on AMC 11.
 
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Wonder if this was the reason for the move? "We acquired a controlling interest in the Travel Channel business in December 2009" (SNI 10-K)

Wonder what will happen if anything to the (
Animal Planet/The Travel Channel/TLC E/Discovery) package thur SRL?

 
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TMair

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Isn't it part of the Disc package? That would make sense to have it on the same sat as the main Disc channel, I always wondered why it was there by its self.
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Discovery sold the Travel Channel to Cox Communications in 2007. Discovery continued to distribute the channel for Cox until Scripps Networks bought a 65% stake from Cox in November 2009. Scripps has now taken over distribution.
 

rtrowbridge

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i hope they add it to the little digital package skyvison has

It should be a pretty transparent move. I have the basic Skyvision package and it already has the Discovery Suite and the Scripps package (Food, DIY, Fine Living, HGTV). So other than finding Travel on a new satellite, it "shouldn't" be any different.
 
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