Satellite Application Grants
FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
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TTY (202) 418-2555
Report No. SAT-00995
Friday February 7, 2014
Policy Branch Information
Actions TakenThe 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.
New Skies Satellites B.V.
Modification to PDR/PPL
Grant of Authority
Nature of Service:Direct to Home Fixed Satellite, Fixed Satellite Service
On February 4, 2014, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, the petition of New Skies Satellites B.V. to access the U.S. market via the
NSS-806 space station at the 47.5º W.L. orbital location using extended C-band frequencies. NSS-806 is licensed by the Administration of the
Netherlands. Specifically, New Skies was granted U.S. market access to use NSS-806 at 47.5º W.L. to provide Fixed-Satellite Service in the
3600-3700 MHz (space-to-Earth), 5850-5925 MHz (Earth-to-space), and 6491-6650 MHz (Earth-to-space) frequency bands.
Intelsat License LLC
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
On February 6, 2014, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, special temporary authority to Intelsat License LLC, for a period of 60 days,
to: (1) continue to provide Fixed-Satellite Service, on a temporary basis, via the Intelsat 706 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), 11.45-11.7 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 the Intelsat 706 space station at 157.0º 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).
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For more information concerning this Notice, contact the Satellite Division at 202-418-0719; TTY 202-418-2555.
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