UPDATE:21:08GMT. The feed should now have re-stablised. Apologies for all the problems
UPDATE@21:02GMT. Reporting a break-up on the satellites for a couple of occasions
UPDATE:18:50GMT. The source has been switched to the Reserve for all satellite paths. There would have been slight disturbance
UPDATE@18:30GMT. We are going to have to switch to a standby feed soon. There might be a slight disturbance when this happens.
UPDATE@18:24GMT. There was a minor picture disturbance across all European satellite paths
UPDATE@16:32GMT. The feed is now present on all the satellites
The 1st Met Opera under the new USA executive administration Test period on IS-1002 (2x feeds), IS905 and E5Wa (2x services) starts at 16:30GMT/17:30CET. The 5′ countdown starts at 1755GMT.
Further news to follow here as appropriate