DirecTV Pads HD Capacity

Spangler, Todd
January 2010
Multichannel News;1/4/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p4
The article reports on the expansion of DirecTV Inc., a satellite television provider, of its high definition (HD) channels in the U.S. It states that the plan will become possible due to the successful launch of DirecTV 12, its eleventh owned satellite on December 28, 2009. It notes that the satellite will start its operations in 2010 and the company is expected to deliver more than 200 national HDs for its customers in the year.


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