Space Station Accepted for Filing PN
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Friday August 22, 2014
Policy Branch Information
Satellite Space Applications Accepted for Filing
The applications listed below have been found, upon initial review, to be acceptable for filing. The Commission reserves
the right to return any of the applications if, upon further examination, it is determined the application is not in
conformance with the Commission's rules or its policies. Consideration of each satellite application in this Public Notice
may depend on the Commission's action on another satellite application earlier in the queue. Petitions, oppositions and
other pleadings filed in response to this notice should conform to Section 25.154 of the Commission's rules, unless
otherwise noted. 47 C.F.R. § 25.154.
Petition for Declaratory Ruling to be Added to the Permitted List
On July 17, 2014, Hispasat, S.A. filed a notification of change in ownership of the following space stations that appear on the Commission's
Permitted Space Station List: HISPASAT-1D (S2476), AMAZONAS-2 (S2793), and AMAZONAS-3 (S2886). HISPASAT-1D is licensed by
Spain. AMAZONAS-2 and AMAZONAS-3 are licensed by Brazil. Hispasat indicates that on November 12, 2013, Abertis Telecom Satélites,
S.A.U. increased its ownership in Hispasat, S.A. from 40.6% to 57.05%. Pursuant to Section 25.137(g) of the Commission's rules, the Satellite
Division seeks comment on whether this transaction affects any of the considerations made when the space stations were added to the Permitted
List and granted U. S. market entry.
For more information concerning this Notice, contact the Satellite Division at 202-418-0719; TTY 202-418-2555.
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