[VOOM] Dish Network gets 10 Voom Originals

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Robert

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DISH Network Expands High-Definition Package with Addition of VOOM
Programming
Friday April 29, 8:07 am ET
Lineup Will Include 10 Original VOOM HD Channels

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 29, 2005--EchoStar
Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: DISH - News) announced that its
DISH Network(TM) satellite TV service will expand its high-
definition television (HDTV) package by adding 10 original VOOM HD
networks, expected to be available May 1, 2005. With the addition of
these originals to its current slate of HD programming, DISH Network
further establishes itself as the leader in high-definition TV.

The 10 VOOM HD networks will include RUSH HD, Gallery HD, Rave HD,
Ultra HD, Equator HD, Monsters HD, Animania HD, Majestic HD, HD News
and Guy TV HD. These networks will give viewers a high-def
experience in such entertainment categories as science fiction,
fashion, travel, music concerts and more.

"The addition of these original channels makes the DISH Network high
definition package the best in the pay-TV industry," said Eric Sahl,
vice president of programming for EchoStar. "With programming
offering the finest clarity and resolution, customers enjoy a better
TV watching experience."

Customers can sign a one-year agreement and receive six free months
of HD programming with high-definition receivers in up to two rooms
at no charge. For a limited time, those who sign up can also receive
more than 180 standard definition channels for only $19.99 a month
for the first three months, plus a free DVR upgrade, with next-day
installation.

For more information on DISH Network, visit www.dishnetwork.com ,
call 1-800-333-DISH (3474), or contact your local DISH Network
retailer. For downloadable, print quality images of DISH Network
equipment, installations or the DISH Network logo, visit
www.dishnetwork.com/content/aboutus/presskit/print/index.shtml .

About EchoStar

EchoStar Communications Corporation (NasdaqISH - News) serves more
than 11 million satellite TV customers through its DISH Network(TM),
the fastest growing U.S. provider of advanced digital television
services in the last five years. DISH Network offers hundreds of
video and audio channels, Interactive TV, HDTV, sports and
international programming, together with professional installation
and 24-hour customer service. DISH Network ranks No. 1 in Customer
Satisfaction among Cable/Satellite TV Subscribers by J.D. Power and
Associates. Visit EchoStar's DISH Network at www.dishnetwork.com or
call 1-800-333-DISH (3474).

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Contact:
EchoStar Communications Corporation
Mark Cicero, 720-514-5065
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Sean Butler

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Robert wrote:
> The 10 VOOM HD networks will include RUSH HD, Gallery HD, Rave HD,
> Ultra HD, Equator HD, Monsters HD, Animania HD, Majestic HD, HD News
> and Guy TV HD. These networks will give viewers a high-def
> experience in such entertainment categories as science fiction,
> fashion, travel, music concerts and more.



Yeah! This is what I've been waiting for. I can now order Dish and
the 942 HD DVR.

:)

/Sean





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