DISH Network's rollout still on track

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#1

I just posted the article DISH Network’s rollout still on track.

DISH Network had some launching issues, but all the channels that were supposed to roll out over the next few months are still on track. Some already counted DISH out, but the network will still…

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#2

The satellite did not fail to reach orbit. It failed to reach the proper orbit. The upper stage of the rocket failed to boost it far enough. It can probably use it’s own motor and fuel to reach a suitable orbit, but this will reduce the life span of the satellite, which would require Dish Network to launch a replacement sooner that expected.


#3

No prob. Dish network will just compress all the channels some more, further degrading picture quality.