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DISH Satellite Ready to Fly
Posted 21 June 2002 - 07:10 AM
The satellite will launch late Friday night Mountain Time (11:15) and Pacific Time, and early Saturday morning Eastern Time (1:15) and Central Time. Lift-off will take place from Kazakhstan, and the satellite will fly aboard a Proton rocket.
International Launch Services, backed by Lockheed Martin, is coordinating the launch. According to ILS, the bird will be located at EchoStar's orbital slot at 110 degrees. Space Systems/Loral built the satellite for the company.
The spot-beam satellite will allow EchoStar to expand local TV offerings and increase in-orbit backup capacity.
From SkyReport (Used with Permission)
Keep America Beautiful, Ban Verizon From Your Home!
Down With Verizon!
Posted 21 June 2002 - 01:54 PM
Posted 21 June 2002 - 03:03 PM
OTOH, the June customer charlie chat will be rerun tonight at 10 ET. Which would I rather see? Hmmm...
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Posted 21 June 2002 - 03:41 PM
Posted 21 June 2002 - 09:48 PM
Posted 21 June 2002 - 10:18 PM
"Dish Channel Chart"
"Local Channels available and coming to Dish"
"TV Market Maps"
Posted 14 August 2002 - 04:04 PM
Posted 14 August 2002 - 04:41 PM
I have to agree with Gary again
Posted 14 August 2002 - 04:55 PM
That's Monday night 8/19 for a lot of us.
Posted 14 August 2002 - 06:10 PM