The Department of Telecommunication has issued simplified procedure for Mandatory Performance Verification Testing (MPVT) of Satellite Earth Station Antenna/ Teleport / DSNG / Fixed Terminal / Flyway Antenna by Network Operation Control Center (NOCC).
After obtaining an “In Principle Approval” from DoT / Ministry of I & B, the operator shall submit the details about the network (viz. N/W proposal, space segment allocation from DoS, frequency plan, link engineering / budget along with link summary, technical specifications of all the equipment’s from antenna to baseband) and earth station under test (ESUT) details as per prescribed format.
The operator shall submit demand draft for ` 6000 /= plus applicable service tax per trial per antenna in the name of PAO (HQ), DoT drawn at New Delhi.
SACFA / FA clearance from WPC is to be obtained by the operator and the copy of the same may be submitted to NOCC.