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Released: March 9, 2012

PUBLIC NOTICE
FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
445 12th STREET S.W.
WASHINGTON D.C. 20554

News media information 202-418-0500
Internet: http://www.fcc.gov (or ftp.fcc.gov)
TTY (202) 418-2555

DA No.

12-373

Report No. SAT-00851

Friday March 9, 2012

Policy Branch Information

Actions Taken

The Commission, by its International Bureau, took the following actions pursuant to delegated authority. The effective
date of these actions is the release date of this Notice, except where an effective date is specified.

SAT-MOD-20110420-00073

E S2469
Intelsat License LLC
Modification
03/02/2012 - 03/15/2014
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
03/02/2012

Nature of Service:

Fixed Satellite Service
On March 2, 2012, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, the application of Intelsat License LLC to modify the authorization for its
Galaxy 26 space station to specify operations at the 50.0º E.L. orbital location, instead of its currently authorized orbital location of 50.75º E.L.
Accordingly, Intelsat is authorized to provide fixed-satellite services in the 11.7-12.2 GHz (space-to-Earth) and 14.0-14.5 GHz (Earth-to-space)
frequency bands at the 50.0º E.L. orbital location. Additionally, Intelsat is authorized to conduct telemetry, tracking, and telecommand operations
with the Galaxy 26 space station using the following frequencies: 4196.5 MHz (vertical polarization/space-to-Earth) or 4199.5 MHz (vertical
polarization/space-to-Earth); 6315.0 MHz (vertical polarization/Earth-to-space) and 4090.0 MHz (horizontal polarization/space-to-Earth); 5926.5
MHz (right-hand circular polarization/Earth-to-space), and 6411.0 MHz (right-hand circular polarization/Earth-to-space).

SAT-STA-20120119-00007

E S2740
DISH Operating L.L.C.
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
03/07/2012
On March 7, 2012, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, special temporary authority to DISH Operating L.L.C. for a period of 180 days
to continue to operate the EchoStar 7 space station using its authorized Direct Broadcast Satellite channels 1-21 at the 118.8° W.L. orbital location.

SAT-STA-20120223-00022

E S2369
DIRECTV Enterprises, LLC
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
03/07/2012
On March 7, 2012, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, special temporary authority to DIRECTV Enterprises, LLC, for a period of 60
days, to conduct telemetry, tracking, and telecommand operations necessary to continue to drift the DIRECTV 1R space station from the 72.5°
W.L. orbital location to the 109.8° W.L. orbital location. DIRECTV is authorized to use the 17,305 MHz and 17,799 MHz frequencies for
telecommand and the 12,698.25 and 12,699.25 MHz frequencies for telemetry during these operations.
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