Free-to-air Iranian television stations can be watched in the United States as of 2015. Viewers need to utilize satellite equipment, including a dish and receiver configured to receive those specific Iranian free-to-air transmissions.
Companies such as Galaxy Marketing and FTA Satellite Company sell equipment designed to receive free-to-air channels, and their products include home installation videos and/or instruction manuals. The specific satellite that offers free-to-air Iranian programming is the Galaxy 19 at 97.0 degrees West covering North America. Some Iranian satellite television broadcasts include the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting and Apandana television networks. Farsi broadcasts not originating in Iran are also viewable and include American Farsi Netlink and Pars TV.