The American viewer now has an alternative source for satellite TV that does not cost any monthly subscription fee.  These satellite channels are called Free to Air (FTA).  These channels are not encrypted by the service provider and require no subscription or monthly payment. They are provided free of charge by the provider and are perfectly legal to receive with an FTA MPEG-2 DVB satellite system.

 

Channel Name Satellite Freq Pol SR VPID APID TitanTV
3ABN www Galaxy 19 11842-H 22000 2001 4001 3ABN-E
ABC News Now www Galaxy 17 12010-V 13333 380 256
Amazing Discoveries www Galaxy 19 11842-H 22000 2061 3061
Amazing Facts www Galaxy 19 11842-H 22000 2071 3071
Ariana Afghanistan TV www Galaxy 19 12028-H 22000 7841 7861
BVOVN www Galaxy 19 11961-V 22000 1202 1203
BYU International TV www Eutelsat 117 12521-H 2678 5120 5121
CCTV 9 www Galaxy 3C 11780-H 20760 519 720
CCTV News Galaxy 3C 11780-H 20760 513 660
China Global TV Network www SES 3 11940-V 20000 106 206 WNVC-DT3
Christian TV Network www Galaxy 19 12060-H 22000 2019 3019 CHRTN
CNC World www Galaxy 19 12053-V 22000 4341 4342
Cozi TV www SES 3 11760-H 30000 615 881 COZITV
Create TV www AMC 21 12180-V 30000 193 196 CREATE
Daystar www Galaxy 19 11842-H 22000 2003 3003 DSTAR
Daystar www Galaxy 19 11966-H 22000 2009 3009 DSTAR
Daystar HD www Galaxy 18 12033-H 8200 49 52 DSTAR
Evine www SES 3 11940-V 20000 105 205
Florida Channel, The (DVB-S2) www SES 2 12044-V 3200 49 50
FNX www AMC 21 12180-V 30000 241 244 WYCC-DT2
Global Christian Network www Galaxy 19 12053-V 22000 195 196
God’s Learning Channel www Galaxy 19 12177-V 23000 59 60 KPCB
Guide US TV www Galaxy 19 11836-V 20770 66 67
Hillsong Channel www Galaxy 19 12053-V 22000 47 304 KPJR-DT2
Hope Channel www Eutelsat 113 11994-V 4340 3602 3606 KGSW-LD1
Hope Channel www Galaxy 19 11842-H 22000 2201 4201 KGSW-LD1
Hope Church Channel www Galaxy 19 11842-H 22000 2076 3076
IBN TV www Galaxy 19 12115-V 22425 4131 4129 KTCJ-LD1
IFilm English www Galaxy 19 11836-V 20770 408 356
Infowars www Galaxy 16 12094-H 3676 4642 256
Jewelry TV www Galaxy 19 11936-H 20000 2135 3135
Jewish Broadcasting Service (DVB-S2) www Galaxy 16 11800-H 30000 1791 1792
Juce TV www Galaxy 19 12053-V 22000 113 370 Juce
Latter-Day Saints www Galaxy 28 11754-H 3346 5888 5889
LLBN His Light www Galaxy 19 11842-H 22000 2013 3013
LLBN His Word www Galaxy 19 11842-H 22000 2011 3011
Louisiana Public Broadcasting 2 (DVB-S2) www SES 2 11808-H 11150 65 68 WLPB-DT2
Louisiana Public Broadcasting HD (DVB-S2) www SES 2 11808-H 11150 97 100 WLPB-DT1
LPB 3 (Create) (DVB-S2) www SES 2 11808-H 11150 81 84 WLPB-DT3
Macy’s Satellite Network www AMC 15 11856-V 3548 110 100
Montana PBS www AMC 21 11916-V 2398 101 256 KUFM
NHK World News www SES 3 11940-V 20000 102 202 NHK
Nigerian TV Authority Galaxy 19 11898-V 22000 656 657
Open Door Communication Network www Galaxy 19 12177-V 23000 47 48
Patient Channel, The www SES 2 11801-H 2687 49 50
PBS feeds AMC 21 12146-H 6250 49 52
PBS HD 3 www AMC 21 12180-V 30000 81 84
PBS HD East www AMC 21 12180-V 30000 49 52 PBSEHD
PBS HD West www AMC 21 12180-V 30000 65 68 PBSDT-W
PBS Kids www AMC 21 12180-V 30000 97 100 PBSKIDS247
PBS World www AMC 21 12180-V 30000 225 228 WGBXDT2
Press TV www Galaxy 19 12177-V 23000 4083 259
Quo Vadis www Galaxy 19 11842-H 22000 2075 4075
Quran Hidayah www Galaxy 19 11898-V 22000 769 770
QVC www Galaxy 19 11936-H 20000 2136 3136 QVC
Reuters News www Eutelsat 113 12046-H 18900 3551 3552
Russia Today www Galaxy 19 12152-H 20000 110 120 RTTV
Russia Today www SES 3 11940-V 20000 101 201 RTTV
Saudi Arabian TV 2 www Galaxy 19 12152-H 20000 4527 4537
Smart Lifestyle TV www Galaxy 19 11842-H 22000 2010 3010
Smile of a Child www Galaxy 19 12053-V 22000 4130 4132 KPJR-DT5
SonLife Broadcasting Net www Galaxy 19 12060-H 22000 2001 3001
Trinity Broadcasting Network www Galaxy 19 12053-V 22000 33 290 TRI
TV Washington www Galaxy 18 12096-V 1681 201 204 KBTC-DT3
University Network, The www Galaxy 19 12115-V 22425 2579 2580
Word Network, The www Galaxy 19 11842-H 22000 46 45

List source: www.ftalist.com

General Informational and Instructional Links:

  1. What satellite TV system I can use to view the free to air FTA channels?
  2. All FTA Ku-band channels in English available in USA
  3. Free To Air Satellite TV Channels List
  4. Worldwide Free-To-Air Satellite Channels
  5. Satellites List North South America Atlantic
  6. Look-up Latitude and Longitude – USA
  7. Channels FTA Free To Air Satellite TV
  8. What is the Satellite Antenna Dish size required or recommended?
  9. Over-the-Air Reception Devices Rule
  10. Finding a Professional Installer in your area in USA
  11. General Satellite Dish Antenna Installation Instructions
  12. Installing a Motorized Satellite System with an HH-Mount Motor, DiSEqC & USALS Compatible Motors