Worldspace chairman and CEO Noah Samara was quoted in a company
release saying, "Fox News Channel is one of the most recognised
brands in America. Their worldwide cable television penetration
continues to grow at lightning speed. Now with WorldSpace's global
distribution, Fox News becomes a portable and personal voice from
home for American Expats and military around the world."
With a weekly cable television viewing audience of 84 million people
in the US, Fox News is broadcast to 45 countries around the world
with viewers in over 48 million international homes.
Worldspace broadcasts news, music and educational programming to
a global service area that includes more than four billion people
and targets its original programming to consumers, governments,
and other organisations. The company leverages its two geostationary
satellites, AfriStar and AsiaStar and its ownership of broad-spectrum
licenses to deliver more than 100 digital quality audio channels
per satellite as well as multimedia content directly to its radio