Sky News is a British 24-hour news television channel. Included in the channel group of Sky, which in turn is part of Comcast Corporation. The channel broadcasts in a digital format through a network of satellite receivers and is one of the three BSkyB channels available on the Freeview television system (the other two are Pick [en] and Challenge [en]). The audience of Sky News is mainly located in the UK, as well as in other parts of the world where reception of the channel is possible (including in hotel international networks). The audience is estimated at 150 million people worldwide.
Sky News began broadcasting in February 1989, becoming the first UK 24-hour news channel. In May 2010, the television channel became the first information channel in the UK to begin broadcasting in high-definition television (HD) format. The headquarters and the central studio of the TV channel are in London. The company has 18 bureaus outside the UK, including a bureau in Moscow.
Sky News comes out in several versions for each part of the world (there are versions of this channel Sky News Ireland, Sky News Australia, etc.). In the European part of Russia, Sky News in FTA-form can be received in the Ku-band from the satellite «Astra 2A» (28.2 ° E), as well as «Thor-5» (0.8 ° W.D)
Sunrise — a review of news from the UK and around the world
Sky News Today — a review of the main and sports news of the day, live interviews, weather forecast
Sky News with Kay Barlay — a quick overview of the latest news and an interview announcement
Sky News in 5 — interviews and discussions on important events of the day
Ian King Live — a daily summary of business news; coming out live from Westminster studio
Sky News Tonight — an overview of the main events of the day; presenters — Dermot Mörnahan (Monday — Thursday) and Sophie Ridge (Friday)
Sky News at 10 — An overview of the events of the day that hit the newsletters is being done by Anna Butin.
Press Preview — a brief overview of events preparing for publication in the next editions of newspapers.
Sky Midnight News — Daily News and Weather Forecast
Sky News on The Hour — an overview of the latest international news on sports, weather and economy
Sky World News — a detailed overview of news from around the world
Sportsline — a comprehensive overview of sports events of the day and from around the world
Week in Review