Doug Lung /
11.01.2012 02:46 PM
Satellite Update for Nov. 1, 2012
From FCC Report SAT-00906, “Applications Accepted for Filing:”
 
• Intelsat License LLC requested special temporary authority (STA) for 180 days to conduct telemetry, tracking and command (TT&C) functions necessary to drift Intelsat 5 from its currently authorized location at 169.0 degrees east longitude (EL) to 65.45 degrees EL and to maintain it at the new location using specified Ku-band frequencies. Intelsat also asked for STA to provide fixed satellite service (FSS) from Intelsat 5 at that location using 3700-4200 MHz, 10.7-10.95 GHz, 11.2-11.45 GHz, and 11.45-11.7 GHz (space-to-Earth) and 5925-6425 MHz, 12.75-13.25 GHz and 14.0-14.25 GHz (Earth-to-space). 
 
 
From FCC Report SAT-00907, “Actions Taken:”
 
• The FCC International Bureau's Satellite Division granted EchoStar Satellite Operating Corp. STA for 60 days to conduct in-orbit testing of EchoStar 16 at 67.1 degrees west longitude (WL) using 12.2-12.7 GHz (space-to-Earth) and 17.3-17.8 GHz (Earth-to-space). TT&C is authorized using specified frequencies in these bands. 
 
• Intelsat License LLC was granted STA for 30 days to conduct TT&C necessary to drift Intelsat 5 from 169.0 degrees EL to 65.45 degrees EL using specified Ku-band frequencies. 
 
• Intelsat License LLC received STA for 30 days to drift Intelsat 10 from 68.5 degrees EL to 47.5 degrees EL using specified Ku-band frequencies. Intelsat was also authorized to provide FSS on a temporary basis from Intelsat 10 at 47.5 degrees EL using 3400-3700 MHz, 11.45-11.70 GHz, and 12.25-12.75 GHz (space-to-Earth) and 5925-6425 MHz and 14.0-14.5 GHz (Earth-to-space). 
 
• The Satellite Division granted Intelsat License LLC STA for 30 days to continue to conduct in-orbit testing of Intelsat 23 at 51.5 degrees WL using 3700-4200 MHz, 11.45-11.7 GHz, and 11.7-12.2 GHz (space-to-Earth) and 5925-6425 MHz and 14.0-14.5 GHz (Earth-to-space) and to drift Intelsat 23 from 51.5 degrees WL to its authorized location at 53.0 degrees WL using specified C-band frequencies for TT&C. 
 


Comments
Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found




Thursday 10:05 AM
NAB Requests Expedited Review of Spectrum Auction Lawsuit
“Broadcasters assigned to new channels following the auction could be forced to accept reductions in their coverage area and population served, with no practical remedy.” ~NAB


 
Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology