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Released: July 25, 2014



445 12th STREET S.W.


News media information 202-418-0500

Internet: (or

TTY (202) 418-2555

DA No.


Report No.


Friday July 25, 2014

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.




Intelsat License LLC

Special Temporary Authority

Grant of Authority

Effective Date:


On July 24, 2014, 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 50.15° E.L. orbital

location to the 157.0° 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).




Skybox Imaging, Inc.

The Satellite Division has determined that Skybox Imaging, Inc. met the fifth and final milestone condition associated with the

authorization for its two-satellite non-geostationary-orbit Earth Exploration Satellite Service constellation (Call Sign S2862). The Satellite

Division previously determined that SkyBox Imaging, Inc. had met the first four milestones for this constellation. Accordingly, Skybox

Imaging, Inc. may release the bond associated with Call Sign S2862, as provided in the Amendment of the Commission's Space Station

Licensing Rules and Policies, First Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, IB Docket No. 02-34, 18 FCC Rcd

10760 (2003); Amendment of the Commission's Space Station Licensing Rules and Policies, First Order on Reconsideration and Fifth

Report and Order, IB Docket No. 02-34, 19 FCC Rcd 12637 (2004).

For more information concerning this Notice, contact the Satellite Division at 202-418-0719; TTY 202-418-2555.

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