American Heroes Channel

American Heroes Channel (formerly Military Channel and originally Discovery Wings Channel) is an American multinational pay television channel owned by Discovery, Inc. The network carries programs related to the military, warfare, and military history and science.

American Heroes Channel
CountryUnited States
Broadcast areaNationwide
HeadquartersElizabeth, New Jersey
Programming
Language(s)English
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to letterboxed 480i for the SDTV feed)
Ownership
OwnerDiscovery, Inc.
(pending merge approval with WarnerMedia to form Warner Bros. Discovery)
Sister channels
History
LaunchedJuly 15, 1998; 23 years ago (1998-07-15)
Former names
  • Discovery Wings Channel (1998–2005)
  • Military Channel (2005–14)
Links
Websitewww.ahctv.com
Availability
Cable
Available on most cable systems.Channel slots vary on each operator
Vidéotron (Canada)Channel 158 (SD)
Satellite
Dish NetworkChannel 195 (SD/HD)
DirecTV
  • Channel 287 (SD/HD)
  • Channel 1287 (VOD)
Shaw Direct (Canada)Channel 444 (HD)
Bell Satellite TV (Canada)Channel 631 (SD)
C-BandAMC 18-Channel 256 (H2H 4DTV)
C-BandAMC 11 – Channel 611 (4DTV Digital)
IPTV
Verizon FiOSChannel 125 (SD)
Channel 625 (HD)
AT&T U-Verse
  • Channel 259 (SD)
  • Channel 1259 (HD)
Bell Fibe TV (Canada)Channel 603 (SD)
Channel 1603 (HD)
Streaming media
PhiloInternet Protocol television
Sling TVInternet Protocol television
AT&T TVInternet Protocol television

As of February 2015, the channel is available to approximately 59,917,000 pay television households (51.5% of households with at least one television set) in the United States.[1]


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