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Released: January 27, 2012

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DA No.


Report No. SAT-00840

Friday January 27, 2012

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.


E S2129
DG Consents Sub, Inc.
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
Application listed as granted to document operations pursuant to Section 1.62 of the Commission's rules, 47 C.F.R. 1.62. See also IBFS File Nos.
SAT-STA-20111115-00219 and SAT-MOD-20101122-00243.


E S2232
EchoStar Satellite Operating Corporation
Special Temporary Authority
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:
On January 26, 2012, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, special temporary authority to EchoStar Corporation for a period of 60 days
to continue to operate the EchoStar 6 space station at the 76.95° W.L. orbital location on Direct Broadcast Satellite channels 1-32. EchoStar is
authorized to operate EchoStar 6 at 76.95° W.L. with feeder links (Earth-to-space) in the 17.3-17.8 GHz band and service links (space-to-Earth) in
the 12.2-12.7 GHz band. EchoStar is also authorized to conduct on-station telemetry, tracking, and telecommand operations for EchoStar 6 at
76.95° W.L. with command links at 17.305 GHz (Earth-to-space) and telemetry and beacon links at 12.203 GHz and 12.204 GHz (space-to-Earth).
For more information concerning this Notice, contact the Satellite Division at 202-418-0719; TTY 202-418-2555.
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