• Full Title: Space Innovation IB Docket No. 22-271 Mitigation of Orbital Debris in the New Space Age IB Docket No. 18-313
  • Document Type: Statement
  • Bureau(s): Office of Commissioner Starks, International

Adopting new rules requiring satellite operators in low-Earth orbit to dispose of their satellites within 5 years of completing their missions

  • DA/FCC #: FCC-22-74

Related Document(s):
Report and Order - FCC Adopts New '5-Year Rule' for Deorbiting Satellites


Document Dates

  • Released On: Sep 30, 2022
  • Issued On: Sep 30, 2022