HITN Facing the Loss of DirecTV Carriage

April 2007
Multichannel News;4/16/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 16, p18
The article discusses the plan of satellite provider DirecTV to drop the Hispanic Information and Telecommunications Network (HITN) at the end of June 2007. DirecTV plans to replace the Spanish-language public-interest channel with another Spanish-language service in a filing to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. DirecTV has carried HITN as part of its public-interest obligation as a satellite provider.


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