(click thumbnail)Transmission sites in Suez and Hurghada, Egypt, will get new transmission and antenna systems from Broadcast Electronics.
The manufacturer said engineers from Egyptian Radio & Television Union were at their plant in Illinois to finalize delivery of turnkey systems in a project valued at more than $1 million.
The engineers attended training class on solid-state transmitter operation and approved the equipment for shipment.
The customized, turnkey systems consist of five BE FM 2C solid-state FM transmitters in a 4+1 configuration, which is visible in the photo background.
Shown from left in back: Doug Koehn, BE RF Technical Services Training Manager, with ERTU engineers Amr Farahat Selim Elsayed, Ahmed Fathi Mohamed El Fares, Said Atta Mahmoud Ibrahim Asy and BE representative Ramez Adel Labib Fanous with Dabatco.
Front, ERTU engineers Salem Shehata Salem Aly Harby, Mohamed Ez El Din Shehata Mohamed Shehata, Sanaa Gouda Abdel Moaty Mannaa, and Rasha Mahmoud Ibrahim All Deghidy.