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Skynet 5C Satellite
Skynet 5C Satellite

      In August 2007, the Deputy's Advisory Working Group briefed the Deputy Secretary of Defense on pursuing a commercial lease agreement for Ultra Hhigh Frequency (UHF) satellite communications services.

      In January 2008, PMW 146 was directed to procure a sole source firm-fixed-price contract to Intelsat General Corp., to lease UHF services on Skynet 5 in FY09

      In January 2009, the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command executed a firm-fixed-price contract to Intelsat General Corporation to lease two 25 kHz UHF channels 

      Added one additional 25 kHz channel in August 2009; currently leasing three 25 kHz UHF channels

 

 

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Updated: 2/24/2016 7:11 AM EST   Published (1.0)