TITLE

DBS EARNS AN HD PASS

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/24/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the major concessions won by DirecTV Inc. and Dish Network Corp. from the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the U.S. The concessions are related to the carriage of local television signals in high-definition following the completion of its digital transition in 2009. The deals received by the two satellite companies are far better than the high definition (HD) carriage rules imposed on cable operators.
ACCESSION #
31423716

 

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