Space Station Accepted for Filing PN 05/03/2012
FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
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WASHINGTON D.C. 20554
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Report No. SAT-00864
Friday May 4, 2012
Policy Branch Information
Satellite Space Applications Accepted for FilingThe applications listed below have been found, upon initial review, to be acceptable for filing. The Commission
reserves the right to return any of the applications if, upon further examination, it is determined the application is not in
conformance with the Commission's rules or its policies. Consideration of each satellite application in this Public
Notice may depend on the Commission's action on another satellite application earlier in the queue. Petitions,
oppositions and other pleadings filed in response to this notice should conform to Section 25.154 of the Commission's
rules, unless otherwise noted. 47 C.F.R. § 25.154.
DIRECTV Enterprises, LLC
See IBFS File No. SAT-LOA-20120316-00051 for a description of the application.
DIRECTV Enterprises, LLC
Launch and Operating Authority
DIRECTV Enterprises, LLC seeks authority to launch and operate a Ku-band space station, to be known as DIRECTV KU-79W, at the 79.0º
W.L. orbital location. The DIRECTV KU-79W space station is designed to provide direct-to-home service in the fixed-satellite service in the
11.7-12.2 GHz (space-to-Earth) and 14.0-14.5 GHz (Earth-to-space) frequencies. DIRECTV will conduct telemetry, tracking, and control
functions using the 11704 MHz and 11705 MHz frequencies. DIRECTV requests a waiver of the requirement to specify the address and contact
information for its telemetry, tracking, and control remote control point. See also IBFS File No. SAT-AMD-20120420-00071.
Intelsat License LLC
Replacement Satellite Application (no new frequency)
Intelsat License LLC seeks authority to construct, launch, and operate a space station, to be known as Intelsat 21, at the 58.0 W.L. orbital location.
Intelsat seeks authority to provide fixed-satellite service via Intelsat 21 using the 3700-4200 MHz (space-to-Earth), 5925-6425 MHz
(Earth-to-space), 11.45-12.20 GHz (space-to-Earth), and 14.0-14.5 GHz (Earth-to-space) frequency bands. Intelsat also seeks authority to
conduct telemetry, tracking, and telecommand operations using the frequencies of 11451.25/11453.25 MHz or 11451.75/11453.75 MHz, 13750.5
MHz and 13994.5 MHz . Intelsat seeks waivers of Sections 25.210(i)(1), 25.210(a)(3), 25.202(g), and Footnote 2 of Section 25.202 (a)(1) of the
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