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Released: August 2, 2013

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DA No.


Report No. SAT-00965

Friday August 2, 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.


E S2886
Modification to PDR/PPL
Grant of Authority
Effective Date:

Nature of Service:

Fixed Satellite Service
On August 1, 2013, the Satellite Division granted, with conditions, the petition of Hispamar Satlites S.A. to add the Amazonas-3 space station
at the 61 W.L. orbital location to the Commission's Ka-band Permitted List in the 18.3-18.8 GHz (space-to-Earth), 19.7-20.2 GHz
(space-to-Earth), 28.35-28.6 GHz (Earth-to-space), and 29.5-30.0 GHz (Earth-to-space) frequency bands. Hispamar is also granted U.S. market
access for Amazonas-3 to operate in the 28.10-28.35 GHz (Earth-to-space) frequency band on a secondary basis for gateway earth station
operations only. Amazonas-3 is licensed by the Administration of Brazil. The Satellite Division previously added Amazonas-3 at 61 W.L. to
the Commission's C-and Ku-band Permitted Space Station List. See Hispamar Satlites, S.A., IBFS File No. SAT-PPL-20121018-00183
(granted Mar. 14, 2013).
For more information concerning this Notice, contact the Satellite Division at 202-418-0719; TTY 202-418-2555.
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