Live coverage of Pope John Paul II's
visit to Cuba in both English and Spanish.
September 3, 1998
EWTN is granted a satellite radio service license by the Radio Authority
of the United Kingdom, allowing EWTN to transmit its radio programming via
satellite to the British Isles.
September 7, 1998
Fe en Vivo," EWTN's first Live show
in Spanish, debuts with host Pepe Alonso.
October 16, 1998
EWTN expands into Africa.
November 24, 1998
EWTN announces launch of radio service on
ASTRA in Europe.
December 8, 1998
EWTN launches satellite television service to Africa and its
direct-to-home satellite radio service for Europe on the Astra 1C