EchoStar Announces Third Quarter 2006 Earnings Conference Call

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--EchoStar Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) will host its third quarter 2006 earnings conference call on Tuesday, November 7, at noon ET.

The call will be broadcast live from EchoStars website, The dial-in number is 800-616-6729.

Individuals will need a multimedia computer with speakers and Microsofts Windows Media Player to access the webcast. Please access the Pre-Event System Test on prior to the third quarter 2006 earnings call in order to determine whether Microsofts Windows Media Player is installed on your computer.

A one-time webcast replay of the earnings call will be available on the investor relations page of on November 7, 2006, at 9 p.m. ET.

EchoStars earnings press release will be distributed via Business Wire prior to the conference call. The press release will be available on the EchoStar website,

About EchoStar Communications

EchoStar Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) serves more than 12.46 million satellite TV customers through its DISH Network, and is a leading U.S. provider of advanced digital television services. DISH Networks services include hundreds of video and audio channels, Interactive TV, HDTV, sports and international programming, together with professional installation and 24-hour customer service. Visit EchoStar's Web site at or call 800-333-DISH (3474).




EchoStar Communications Corporation
Investor Relations Contact:
Jason Kiser, 303-723-2210
Press Contact:
Kathie Gonzalez, 720-514-5351