Satellite Radio service is now available in 11 states. Truckers
and other consumers can now get Sirius in Arizona, Colorado,
Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota,
South Dakota and Wyoming.
states are scheduled to be included by the end of the month:
Arkansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, Oklahoma and
Utah. On May 15, Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi,
Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin will come
Sirius announced it was moving up its nationwide service availability
date by one month, to July 1 instead of Aug. 1, and that it
was increasing the scope of the acceleration to include entire
states instead of just individual cities.
receivers can be purchased at national retail stores, as well
as local car and audio retailers. The service delivers 60 original
channels for a monthly fee of $12.95, of commercial-free music
and 40 sports, news and entertainment channels, including one
dedicated to trucking.