|Hot Bird 13 Europe, Middle East & North Africa (HD, FTA)||12.476 GHz Horizontal|
DVB-S2 8PSK SR: 29900 FEC: 3/4
SID: 2002 Video PID: 2021 Audio PID: 2022 Dolby Digital, 2023 Stereo
|Hot Bird 13 Europe, Middle East & North Africa (SD, FTA)||12.597 GHz Vertical|
DVB-S QPSK SR: 27500 FEC: 3/4
SID: 8295 Video PID: 6101 Audio PID: 6111 Stereo
|RT Documentary||On Air|
RT Documentary (RTД, literally "RTD") is a Russian free-to-air documentary channel presented in both the English and Russian languages. It was launched on 23 June 2011 by the erstwhile President Dmitry Medvedev who visited RT's studio in Moscow, and deals with a wide variety of topics including Russian culture and life in Russia. The channel shows documentaries mostly on Russia but also from around the globe.
The channel is available as a free-to-air channel on Eutelsat Hot Bird. The Russian government has not erected any legal restrictions on the worldwide distribution of the channel as a live video stream via the internet. The channel is live streamed off of RT's main website along with the other RT video streams.