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Released: May 24, 2013

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DA No.


Report No. SAT-00951

Friday May 24, 2013

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.



SES Americom, Inc.
This public notice corrects the notice of action taken for SES Americom, Inc, which appeared in Public Notice, Actions Taken, Report No.
SAT-00948, DA 12-1040, dated May 10, 2013. The grant of that application was corrected to include grant of SES Americom's request for
authority to continue the drift the AMC-2 space station from 19.2° E.L. to 80.85° W.L. The corrected text of the notice of the action taken
is as follows:
On May 9, 2013, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, the application of SES Americom, Inc. to modify the authorization for the
AMC-2 space station to specify operations at the 80.85° W.L. orbital location, instead of the previously authorized 19.2° E.L. orbital
location. SES Americom is authorized to: (1) provide Fixed-Satellite Service, including direct-to-home services, to South America via the
AMC-2 space station at the 80.85° W.L. orbital location in the 3700-4200 MHz (space-to-Earth), 5925-6425 MHz (Earth-to-space),
11.7-12.2 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 continue to drift AMC-2 from the 19.2° E.L. orbital location to the 80.85° W.L. orbital location, and to maintain
the AMC-2 space station at the 80.85° W.L. orbital location using the following center frequencies: 3700.5 MHz and 4199 MHz
(space-to-Earth); and 6423.5 MHz (Earth-to-space).
For more information concerning this Notice, contact the Satellite Division at 202-418-0719; TTY 202-418-2555.
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