Digital News Report – The Royal Wedding will be aired on several TV channels in the early morning hours of Friday, April 29, 2011. On the West Coast of the US you can tune in starting at midnight to start watching coverage or 3 am on the East Coast. ABC, CBS, and NBC will all be covering the Royal Wedding. There are several cable channels that will have coverage to let you watch the Royal Wedding this Friday.
According to Eutelsat Communications, the satellites that will be used to help broadcast the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton is estimated to be around two billion people watch the marriage ceremony. Media outlets from Europe, the Middle East, USA, China, Africa, Mexico, and Brazil all have plans to broadcast the Royal Wedding.
Will you watch the Royal Wedding? It is amazing that this wedding ceremony has so much media coverage. If the estimates of Eutelsat is correct, around a third of the total population of the world will be watching this wedding event. The population of the world in 2009, as reported by World Bank, was estimated at 6,775,235,700.
By Victoria Brown