Goto Section: 25.171 | 25.173 | Table of Contents
Revised as of April 12, 2021
Goto Year:2020 |
§ 25.172 Requirements for reporting space station control arrangements.
(a) The operator of any space station licensed by the Commission or
granted U.S. market access must file the following information with the
Commission prior to commencing operation with the space station, or, in
the case of a non-U.S.-licensed space station, prior to commencing
operation with U.S. earth stations.
(1) The information required by § 25.171(a).
(2) The call signs of any telemetry, tracking, and command earth
station(s) communicating with the space station from any site in the
(3) The location, by city and country, of any telemetry, tracking, and
command earth station that communicates with the space station from any
point outside the United States.
(4) Alternatively, instead of listing the call signs and/or locations
of earth stations currently used for telemetry, tracking, and command,
the space station operator may provide 24/7 contact information for a
satellite control center and a list of the call signs of any U.S. earth
stations, and the locations of any non-U.S. earth stations, that are
used or may be used for telemetry, tracking, and command communication
with the space station(s) in question.
(b) The information required by paragraph (a) of this section must be
filed electronically in the Commission's International Bureau Filing
System (IBFS), in the “Other Filings” tab of the space station's
current authorization file. If call sign or location information
provided pursuant to paragraph (a) of this section becomes invalid due
to a change of circumstances, the space station operator must file
updated information in the same manner within 30 days, except with
respect to changes less than 30 days in duration, for which no update
[ 79 FR 8321 , Feb. 12, 2014, as amended at 86 FR 11888 , Mar. 1, 2021]
Goto Section: 25.171 | 25.173
Goto Year: 2020 |
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