ARCHIVED — Gazette Notice No. DGRB-003-09
Information identified as archived on the Web is for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It has not been altered or updated after the date of archiving. Web pages that are archived on the Web are not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards. As per the Communications Policy of the Government of Canada, you can request alternate formats on the "Contact Us" page.
Posted on Industry Canada website:
Publication Date in Canada Gazette:
Notice No. DGRB-003-09 – Call for Applications to License 17 GHz BSS Spectrum at the 111.1°W and 113°W Orbital Positions
This notice announces the release of Industry Canada's Call for Applications, under the above title, and initiates the process for assigning two satellite licences (one licence for the 17 GHz broadcasting-satellite service (BSS) spectrum at the 111.1°W orbital position and the second licence for use of the same spectrum at the 113°W orbital position).
In Notice No. DGRB-006-08 – Call for Interest in Licences for 17 GHz BSS Spectrum at the 111.1°W and 113°W Orbital Positions, the Department indicated that it had received applications from Telesat Canada for the two licences that are the subject of this Call for Applications. The notice also invited other parties to indicate their interest to Industry Canada, and indicated that if additional interest was received, the parties that submitted notifications of interest and Telesat Canada would then be invited to submit applications.
In response to the Call for Interest, Industry Canada received additional interest from Ciel Satellite Limited Partnership. As a result, Ciel Satellite Limited Partnership and Telesat Canada are now invited to submit applications.
Instructions for the submission of applications, submission requirements and deadlines are included in the Call for Applications.
Copies of this notice and of documents referred to herein are available electronically on Industry Canada's Spectrum Management and Telecommunications Website at http://www.ic.gc.ca/spectrum.
Official versions of notices can be viewed at www.gazette.gc.ca/rp-pr/p1/index-eng.html. Printed copies of Canada Gazette can be ordered by telephoning the sales counter of Canadian Government Publishing at 613-941-5995 or 1-800-635-7943.
Original signed on
Michael D. Connolly
Broadcasting Regulatory Branch
- Date modified: