Hughes' bird ops looking for new nest

Goldsmith, Jill; Chaney, Lindsay
March 2004
Daily Variety;3/15/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 56, p9
Trade Publication
Reports on Hughes Electronics' possible evaluation of expected offers for its subsidiary PanAmSat. Offers that are supposedly being prepared by buyout firms such as Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Co., Blackstone Group, Carlyle Group and Providence Equity Partners; Expectations of a sale of PanAmSat since News Corp. acquired a controlling stake in Hughes; Hughes' ownership of the DirecTV satellite broadcasting platform.


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