SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 16, 2011
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On December 16, 2011, Intelsat Jackson Holdings S.A. (Intelsat Jackson), an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Intelsat S.A., and Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as trustee (the Trustee), executed a Third Supplemental Indenture (the Third Supplemental Indenture), amending and supplementing the Indenture dated as of September 30, 2010, as amended (the Indenture), with respect to Intelsat Jacksons 7 1/4% Senior Notes due 2020 (the Notes). The Third Supplemental Indenture amends the Indenture to allow Intelsat Jackson, as permitted by the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, to issue Notes without a Restricted Notes Legend (as defined in the Indenture) in exchange for a like principal amount of Notes that bear a Restricted Notes Legend.
In accordance with the terms of the Indenture, as amended and supplemented by the Third Supplemental Indenture, on December 16, 2011, Intelsat Jackson completed a mandatory exchange of all of the existing Notes that bear a Restricted Notes Legend (CUSIP Nos. 45824TAA3 and L5137XAA7) for Notes that do not bear a Restricted Notes Legend (CUSIP No. 45824TAC9).
The foregoing description of the Third Supplemental Indenture is not complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Third Supplemental Indenture, a copy of which is attached as Exhibit 4.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.