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British SKY TV to base operations in Arlington during Super Bowl XLV

(Arlington, Texas) Jay Burress, President & CEO of the Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau, announced that Britain’s SKY TV will be basing operations in Arlington for Super Bowl XLV.  SKY is operated by the United Kingdom’s and Ireland's main satellite company, British Sky Broadcasting.

“This is another incredible opportunity for Arlington’s exposure,” says Burress.  “We are always ready to welcome an international audience to our city.”

Arlington Mayor, Dr. Robert N. Cluck says, “It’s great to see that Arlington is being highlighted for yet another audience.  This is a great ‘international’ feather in our cap, in addition to the news about CNN.”

Super Bowl XLV will be played in Cowboys Stadium February 6, 2011.  For information on the North Texas Super Bowl Host Committee, go to www.northtexassuperbowl.com.  For information on the Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau, see www.arlington.org

The Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau is spreading the news about Arlington, Texas. A full service, non-profit, private corporation, the Bureau is responsible for marketing Arlington as a destination for meetings, conventions and family vacations so to improve the tax base and grow Arlington's stock in the city's tourism industry.