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): May 14, 2003

                           SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO INC.
               (Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

          Delaware                       0-24710                52-1700207
(State or other Jurisdiction    (Commission File Number)     (I.R.S. Employer
      of Incorporation)                                     Identification No.)

1221 Avenue of the Americas, 36th Fl., New York, NY                10020
     (Address of Principal Executive Offices)                    (Zip Code)

       Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (212) 584-5100


Item 5. Other Events.

     On May 14, 2003, we reported our results for the quarter ended March 31,
2003. These results are discussed in the press release attached hereto as
Exhibit 99.1, which is incorporated by reference in its entirety.

Item 7. Financial Statements, Pro Forma Financial Information and Exhibits.

     (a)  Not applicable.

     (b)  Not applicable.

     (c)  Exhibits.

     The Exhibit Index attached hereto is incorporated herein.

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     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 thereunto duly authorized.

                                           SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO INC.

                                           By: /s/ Patrick L. Donnelly
                                                   Patrick L. Donnelly
                                                   Executive Vice President,
                                                   General Counsel and Secretary

Dated: May 14, 2003

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                                  EXHIBIT INDEX

Exhibit        Description of Exhibit
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 99.1     Press Release dated May 14, 2003.

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                         STATEMENT OF DIFFERENCES

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