DIRECTV-5, -6, 7S
DIRECTV-5, -6, and 7S provide direct-broadcast services in the growing global market. These powerful, high-capacity, DTH television satellites were built for DIRECTV, Inc., the leading U.S. digital TV provider. The company delivers hundreds of channels of crystal-clear digital programming to more than 10.7 million customers in the continental US, Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico with small-diameter dish antennas. DIRECTV 7S entered service in 2004.