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XBR_II
06-08-2006, 03:40 PM
SIRIUS Satellite Radio... announced that it has entered into an agreement with Space Systems/Loral... for the design and construction of a new satellite that will be one of the most advanced and powerful communications satellites ever built.

Construction of the satellite is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2008.... The satellite will be launched into a geostationary orbit to complement SIRIUS' existing three satellites.... This unique hybrid constellation will provide unparalleled redundancy, enhanced coverage and exceptional performance.

See: http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/060608/nyth065.html?.v=46

Additional info here:

See: http://investor.loral.com/releasedetail.cfm?ReleaseID=199925

Cheers,
Paul

Jaspear
06-09-2006, 02:41 AM
Geostationary????

No more lazy eight loop? Should help home reception. /forums/images/graemlins/tup.gif