EchoStar Holding Corporation operates two primary businesses, a digital set-top box business and a fixed satellite services business. The set-top box business designs, develops and distributes set-top boxes and related products for direct-to-home satellite service providers. In 2006, our set-top box business shipped over nine million set-top boxes. The fixed satellite services business will be developed using nine owned or leased in-orbit satellites and related FCC licenses, a network of seven full service digital broadcast centers, and leased fiber optic capacity with points of presence in approximately 150 cities.
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