Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Drifting satellite threatens US cable programming

Greeks are rioting because the banksters turned their country into a destitute bankrupt hellhole. Americans might just riot if this satellite interrupts American Idol.

    Breitbart -

    A TV communications satellite is drifting out of control thousands of miles above the Earth, threatening to wander into another satellite's orbit and interfere with cable programming across the United States, the satellites' owners said Tuesday.

    Communications company Intelsat said it lost control of the Galaxy 15 satellite on April 8, possibly because the satellite's systems were knocked out by a solar storm. Intelsat cannot remotely steer the satellite to remain in its orbit, so Galaxy 15 is creeping toward the adjacent path of another TV communications satellite that serves U.S. cable companies.

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