Boeing to Build Fourth High-Power Spacecraft for XM Satellite Radio

A HIGH NOTE -- Boeing will build and deliver a fourth high-power spacecraft for XM Satellite Radio of Washington, D.C. The Boeing 702 to be dubbed XM-4 will support XM's successful digital satellite radio service from XM's orbital slot at 115 degrees west longitude. The spacecraft will be delivered to XM in late 2005 for future launch.

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Richard Esposito
Boeing Satellite Systems
Chance Patterson
XM Satellite Radio
Madonna Walsh
Boeing IDS News Bureau