World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

France Ô

Article Id: WHEBN0016239015
Reproduction Date:

Title: France Ô  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: List of television networks by country, France Télévisions, Mezzo TV, Eurovision Song Contest 2011, CanalSat Calédonie
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

France Ô

France Ô
France Ô
Launched 25 March 1998
Owned by France Télévisions
Picture format 576i (SDTV)
Country France
Formerly called RFO Sat (1998–2004)
Sister channel(s) France 2
France 3
France 4
France 5
France 24
Website www.franceo.fr
Availability
Terrestrial
TNT Channel 19
Satellite
CanalSat Channel 170
Bis Televisions Channel 29
TNTSAT Channel 19
Cable
Noos Channel 51
IPTV
Freebox TV Channel 152
Orange TV Channel 32
Neuf TV Channel 24
Alice Channel 32
DartyBox Channel 32

France Ô (pronounced: ) is a French public television network featuring programming from the French overseas departments and collectivities in Metropolitan France. It is part of the France Télévisions group. Its overseas counterpart is Outre-Mer 1ère.

It is available through cable, satellite, ADSL and the new digital terrestrial television system.

Formerly known as RFO Sat, the channel was originally broadcasting 9 hours per day only. It was re-branded France Ô in 2004 in order to better show it was part of the France Télévisions group. The "O" stands for Outre-mer (overseas), and the accent shows that the channel was opened to all accents and dialects of the world,[1] but also ensures that the name of the channel is not read as France 0 ("France zéro").

The channel became available in overseas territories in November 2010, replacing the RFO-operated Tempo.

References

  1. ^

External links

  • Official website (French)
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.