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BSB satellite launched

Title
BSB satellite launched
Genre
Interview
TX Date
28 Aug 1989
Year of production
1989
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Duration
00:02:24
Description
Simon Israel interviews Anthony Simonds-Gooding, British Satellite Broadcasting (BSB) chief executive, about the launch of a satellite from Cape Canaveral which will carry the new BSB television service. The success of the Delta rocket launch was good news at last for the company which plans to start five television channels in the UK. Broadcast on the LBC AM programme.
Contributors
Simon Israel; Anthony Simonds-Gooding
Keywords
UK; Great Britain; Broadcasting; Satellite television; Artificial satellites; BSB

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