Sirius Covers Pope's U.S. Visit

Sirius said that as part of its extensive coverage of Pope Benedict XVI's coming visit to the United States April 15-20, it will launch the Papal Archives Channel, featuring seldom heard Papal recordings from the past. The programming is available on Sirius channel 143.

PROGRAMMING - Sky Angel, the IPTV provider of faith-based and family-friendly programming, has added CBS College Sports Network to its lineup.

PEOPLE - Tal Payne, chief financial officer at Gilat Satellite Networks, is leaving the company to become CFO of Check Point Software Technologies. Payne is expected to remain at Gilat until mid-year.