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Released: December 6, 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.

13-2340

Report No. SAT-00984

Friday December 6, 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-LOA-20130626-00087

E S2912
Planet Labs Inc.
Launch and Operating Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
12/03/2013

Nature of Service:

Earth Exploration Satellite Service
On December 3, 2013, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, authority to Planet Labs Inc. to launch and operate 28
non-geostationary-orbit remote-sensing satellites that transmit image and telemetry data to fixed earth stations in the 8025-8400 MHz frequency
band and receive command signals in the 2025-2110 MHz band. In addition, the Satellite Division granted authority to Planet Labs to use the
401-402 MHz and 449.75-450.25 MHz bands for early-phase and emergency-backup telemetry, tracking, and command operations.

SAT-STA-20131125-00139

E S2388
Intelsat License LLC
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
12/04/2013
On December 4, 2013, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, special temporary authority to Intelsat License LLC, for a period of 30
days, to: (1) provide Fixed-Satellite Service via Intelsat 702 in inclined orbit mode at the 32.9° 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), 12.5-12.75 GHz
(space-to-Earth), and 14.0-14.5 GHz (Earth-to-space) frequency bands; and (2) conduct telemetry, tracking, and command operations necessary
to maintain Intelsat 702 at 32.9° E.L. 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-20131125-00140

E S2400
Intelsat License LLC
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
12/04/2013
On December 4, 2013, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, special temporary authority to Intelsat License LLC, for a period of 60
days to: (1) to provide Fixed-Satellite Service via Intelsat 701 in inclined orbit mode at the 29.5° W.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; and (2) continue to perform telemetry,
tracking, and command operations necessary to maintain the Intelsat 701 space station at the 29.5° W.L. orbital location using the following
center frequencies: 6173.7 MHz and 6176.3 MHz (Earth-to-space); 3947.5 MHz, 3948.0 MHz, 3952.5 MHz, and 3952.0 MHz (space-to-Earth).
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