8-K 1 d8k.htm FORM 8-K Form 8-K

 

 

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM 8-K

 

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of

the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 9, 2008

 

 

WORLDSPACE, INC.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

 

STATE OF DELAWARE   000-51466   52-1732881

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)

  (Commission File Number)  

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)

 

8515 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD   20910
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

(301) 960-1200

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

 

(Former Name or Former address, if Changed Since Last Report)

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 

¨ Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

¨ Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12(b))

 

¨ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

 

¨ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

 

 

 


Item 8.01 Other Events

On April 9, 2008, WorldSpace, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release, which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, stating that the Company’s wholly owned subsidiary, WORLDSPACE Europe, received approval from Germany’s Federal Network Agency, the Bundesnetzagentur, to operate a terrestrial repeater network in Germany to provide German consumers with a subscription-based satellite radio service in automobiles.

 

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits

 

(a) Not applicable

 

(b) Not applicable

 

(c) Not applicable

 

(d) The following exhibit is furnished as part of this report:

 

Exhibit 99.1   Press Release of WorldSpace, Inc. dated April 9, 2008


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

Date: April 9, 2008

 

WORLDSPACE, INC.
(Registrant)
By:  

/s/ Donald J. Frickel

Name:   Donald J. Frickel
Title:   Executive Vice President


EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Number

  

Exhibit

99.1    Press Release of WorldSpace, Inc. dated April 9, 2008