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Released: February 1, 2013

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

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TTY (202) 418-2555

DA No.

13-135

Report No. SAT-00928

Friday February 1, 2013

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-STA-20121113-00198

E S2741
EchoStar Satellite Operating Corporation
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
01/28/2013
On January 28, 2013, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, special temporary authority to EchoStar Satellite Operating Corporation, for
a period of 180 days, to continue to conduct telemetry, tracking, and command operations necessary to maintain the EchoStar 3 Direct Broadcast
Satellite space station as an in-orbit spare at the 61.8º W.L. orbital location using the following center frequencies: 12.201 GHz, 12.203 GHz, and
12.699 GHz (space-to-Earth); and 17.3015 GHz (Earth-to-space).

SAT-STA-20121203-00208

E S2811
EchoStar Satellite Operating Corporation
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
01/28/2013
On January 28, 2013, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, special temporary authority, for a period of 180 days, to EchoStar Satellite
Operating Corporation to continue to operate the EchoStar 15 Direct Broadcast Satellite space station at the 61.65º W.L. orbital location on
channels 1-22 and 25-32 using the 17.3-17.8 GHz (Earth-to-space) and 12.2-12.7 GHz (space-to-Earth) frequency bands.

SAT-STA-20121218-00218

E S2704
Intelsat License LLC
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
01/31/2013
Application listed in IBFS as granted to reflect operations pursuant to Section 1.62 of the Commission's rules, 47 C.F.R. 1.62.
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SAT-STA-20121224-00222

E S2181
SES Americom, Inc.
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
01/29/2013
On January 29, 2013, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, special temporary authority to SES Americom, Inc., for a period of 60 days,
to repoint the spot beams of the AMC-16 space station at the 85° W.L. orbital location in the 18.6-18.8 GHz (space-to-Earth), 19.7-20.2 GHz
(space-to-Earth), 28.4-28.6 GHz (Earth-to-space), and 29.5-30.0 GHz (Earth-to-space) frequency bands. Specifically, SES Americom is
authorized to repoint the Ka-band spot beams on the AMC-16 space station such that each of the spot beams covers a slightly different area than
previously authorized, although the beams in aggregate still provide coverage of the continental United States.

SAT-STA-20130107-00004

E S2401
Intelsat License LLC
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
01/30/2013
On January 30, 2013, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, special temporary authority to Intelsat License LLC, for a period of 30 days,
to continue to conduct telemetry, tracking, and command operations with the Intelsat 706 space station necessary to drift the Intelsat 706 space
station from the 72.0º E.L. orbital location to the 157.0º E.L. orbital location using the following center frequencies: 3947.5 MHz, 3948.0 MHz ,
3952.5 MHz, and 3952.0 MHz (space-to-Earth); and 6173.7 MHz and 6176.3 MHz (Earth-to-space).

SAT-STA-20130107-00005

E S2400
Intelsat License LLC
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
01/30/2013
On January 30, 2013, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, special temporary authority to Intelsat License LLC, for a period of 30 days,
to continue to provide Fixed-Satellite Service via the Intelsat 701 space station at the 157.0º E.L. orbital location in the 3700-4200 MHz
(space-to-Earth), 5925-6425 MHz (Earth-to-space), 10.95-11.2 GHz (space-to-Earth), 11.45-11.70 GHz (space-to-Earth), 11.7-11.95 GHz
(space-to-Earth), 12.5-12.75 GHz (space-to-Earth), and 14.0-14.5 GHz (Earth-to-space) frequency bands. Intelsat is also authorized to continue to
conduct telemetry, tracking, and command operations necessary to maintain Intelsat 701 at the 157.0º E.L. orbital location using the following
center frequencies: 3947.5 MHz (space-to-Earth), 3948.0 MHz (space-to-Earth), 3952.5 MHz (space-to-Earth), 3952.0 MHz (space-to-Earth),
6173.7 MHz (Earth-to-space), and 6176.3 MHz (Earth-to-space).

SAT-STA-20130116-00008

E S2704
Intelsat License LLC
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
01/31/2013
On January 31, 2013, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, special temporary authority to Intelsat License LLC, for a period of 30 days,
to continue to conduct telemetry, tracking, and command operations necessary to drift the Intelsat 5 space station from the 169.0° E.L. orbital
location to the 65.45° E.L. orbital location using the following center frequencies: 14.498 GHz and 13.999 GHz (Earth-to-space); and 11.451
GHz, 11.452 GHz, and 11.454 GHz (space-to-Earth).
For more information concerning this Notice, contact the Satellite Division at 202-418-0719; TTY 202-418-2555.
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