Dish Network, commonly referred to just as DISH, was founded in March 1996 as Echostar.
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They launched their first satellite Echostar I at the end of 1995. In 1999, Dish was the first to release a HDTV tuner.
In 2003, Echostar IX was launched, which allowed broadcasting of all local channels to US consumers.
I had already made up my mind to disconnect DISH and go with another company.
So…after I was told by the tech he couldn’t put the OTA on a higher pole, I went ahead and changed to another source.