TITLE

Dish Starts Cutting Signals

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;12/4/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 48, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of EchoStar Communications to terminate the delivery of distant ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox signals to 900,000 Dish Network customers in the U.S. EchoStar has announced that it would lease a satellite transponder to National Programming Service (NPS) LLC. Michael Mountford, NPS Chief of Executive Officer, plans to use the satellite capacity to offer distant-network signals to customers to customers who are legally eligible to subscribe.
ACCESSION #
24970431

 

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