Three people named Charlie Ergen, Candy Ergen and Jim DeFranco were carrying a huge C band TV dish aerial via lift-up van to a patron in distant Colorado, when a powerful squall of breeze whipped up, gusting the aerial off its clip and into a wayside trench. Summed up as an awful day in the infancy of DISH, the origin trio conquered this hinder to construct what is currently an eminent company that utilizes thousands and serves millions all through the state; an improbable prospect on that windy day.
In the year of 1995, Ergen began with his primary satellite from China. Betting the prospect of youthful DISH on one, multimillion dollar satellite, Ergen took risks with the probability of a positive start. Subsequent to time piece, the Chinese rocket promptly collided and burst into flames and he was the observer of the courage wracking, but eventually triumphant utilization of Echo.