The FCC has granted PanAmSat authority to launch and operate the SBS-6R replacement satellite for SBS-6 in the Ku-band at 74 degrees West Longitude. For details on the license, see the FCC FCC Grant of Authority.
PanAmSat Requests STA to Relocate SBS-4 Satellite
PanAmSat has requested Special Temporary Authority (STA), for up to 180 days starting as soon as possible, to relocate SBS-4 from 77 degrees W Longitude to 125 degrees W Longitude and operate the tracking, telemetry and command payload on SBS-4 during the relocation and at 125 degrees W Longitude. The application said