Satellite Update - Aug. 20, 2009

From FCC Report SAT-00624 (PDF)

  • • Intelsat North America LLC filed an amendment to its pending application to launch and operate Intelsat 15 at 85.15 degrees east longitude (EL) to supply cross-polarization information it inadvertently omitted.


From FCC Report SAT-00625 (PDF)

  • • Withdrawal of launch and operating authority for Pegasus Development DBS Corporation for broadcast satellite service (BSS) 17/24 GHz license S2794 and withdrawal of XM Radio's request for special temporary authority. See SAT-00625 for information on transfers of licenses between shareholders of Greenlady Corp., Liberty NC, LLC, and DIRECTV Enterprises, LLC.
Doug Lung

Doug Lung is one of America's foremost authorities on broadcast RF technology. He has been with NBC since 1985 and is currently vice president of broadcast technology for NBC/Telemundo stations.