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Space Station Accepted for Filing PN 05/16/2013

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Released: May 17, 2013

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Report No. SAT-00949

Friday May 17, 2013

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.


E S2811
EchoStar Satellite Operating Corporation
Date Filed:
05/03/2013 14:33:03:12300
EchoStar Satellite Operating Corporation seeks to modify its authorization for the EchoStar 15 space station in order to provide service to Brazil
in the 12.2-12.7 GHz (space-to-Earth) and 17.3-17.8 GHz (Earth-to-space) frequency bands at the 45.1º W.L. orbital location instead of at the
44.9º W.L. orbital location that was previously authorized. See IBFS File No. SAT-MOD-20120814-00130 (granted Dec. 13, 2012). EchoStar
also seeks authority to conduct telemetry, tracking, and command operations at the 45.1º W.L. orbital location using the following center
frequencies: 12.6920 GHz, 12.6930 GHz, 12.6945 GHz, and 12.6985 GHz (space-to-Earth); 17.7915 GHz and 17.7935 GHz (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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