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                                 UNITED STATES
                      SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
                            Washington, D.C.  20549

                                 SCHEDULE 13D
                Under the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934


                                  ViaSat, Inc.
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                               (Name of Issuer)

                                 Common Stock
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                        (Title of Class of Securities)

                                  92552V100
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                               (CUSIP Number)

                                 Andrew Raab
                              FPR Partners, LLC
                       199 Fremont Street, Suite 2500
                           San Francisco, CA  94105 
                              (415) 284-8888
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                 (Name, address and telephone number of Person
                 Authorized to Receive Notices and Communications)

                               August 14, 2018
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             (Date of Event which Requires Filing of this Statement)

If the filing person has previously filed a statement on Schedule 13G to report
the acquisition that is the subject of this Schedule 13D, and is filing this
schedule because of 240.13d-1(e), 240.13d-1(f) or 240.13d-1(g), check the
following box [x].

Note:  Schedules filed in paper format shall include a signed original and five
copies of the schedule, including all exhibits. See Rule 240.13d-7 for other
parties to whom copies are to be sent.

*The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting person's
initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities,
and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would alter
disclosures provided in a prior cover page.

This information required on the remainder of this cover page shall not be
deemed to be "filed" for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange
Act of 1834 ("Act") or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of
the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see
the Notes).
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                                SCHEDULE 13D
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CUSIP NO. 92552V100                                             Page 2 of 8
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1. NAME OF REPORTING PERSON/S.S. OR I.R.S. INDENTIFICATION NO. OF ABOVE
   PERSON (entities only)

   FPR Partners, LLC
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2. CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP*                  (a) [ ]
                                                                      (b) [x]
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3. SEC USE ONLY

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4. SOURCE OF FUNDS (See Instructions)*

   WC
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5. CHECK BOX IF DISCLOSURE OF LEGAL PROCEEDINGS IS REQUIRED
   PURSUANT TO ITEMS 2(d) or 2(e)                                         [ ]
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6. CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION

   Delaware, United States
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                    7.  SOLE VOTING POWER
			6,056,908
   NUMBER OF       ----------------------------------------------------------
   SHARES           8.  SHARED VOTING POWER
   BENEFICIALLY         0
   OWNED BY EACH   ----------------------------------------------------------
   PERSON WITH      9.  SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
			6,056,908
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                   10.  SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
                        0
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11. AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON

    6,056,908
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12. CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (11) EXCLUDES
    CERTAIN SHARES                                                        [ ]
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13. PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (11)

    10.2% (1)
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14. TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON

    IA
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(1) Based upon shares outstanding as of July 27, 2018, as reported by the 
    Issuer on Form 10Q for the quarterly period ending June 30, 2018.


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                                SCHEDULE 13D
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CUSIP NO. 92552V100                                             Page 3 of 8
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1. NAME OF REPORTING PERSON/S.S. OR I.R.S. INDENTIFICATION NO. OF ABOVE
   PERSON (entities only)

   Andrew Raab
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2. CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP*                  (a) [ ]
                                                                      (b) [x]
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3. SEC USE ONLY

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4. SOURCE OF FUNDS (See Instructions)*

   WC
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5. CHECK BOX IF DISCLOSURE OF LEGAL PROCEEDINGS IS REQUIRED
   PURSUANT TO ITEMS 2(d) or 2(e)                                         [ ]
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6. CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION

   Delaware, United States
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                    7.  SOLE VOTING POWER
			0
   NUMBER OF       ----------------------------------------------------------
   SHARES           8.  SHARED VOTING POWER
   BENEFICIALLY         6,056,908
   OWNED BY EACH   ----------------------------------------------------------
   PERSON WITH      9.  SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
			0
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                   10.  SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
                        6,056,908
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11. AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON

    6,056,908
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12. CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (11) EXCLUDES
    CERTAIN SHARES                                                        [ ]
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13. PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (11)

    10.2% (1)
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14. TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON

    IN
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(1) Based upon shares outstanding as of July 27, 2018, as reported by the 
    Issuer on Form 10Q for the quarterly period ending June 30, 2018.


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                                SCHEDULE 13D
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CUSIP NO. 92552V100                                             Page 4 of 8
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1. NAME OF REPORTING PERSON/S.S. OR I.R.S. INDENTIFICATION NO. OF ABOVE
   PERSON (entities only)

   Bob Peck
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2. CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP*                  (a) [ ]
                                                                      (b) [x]
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3. SEC USE ONLY

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4. SOURCE OF FUNDS (See Instructions)*

   WC
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5. CHECK BOX IF DISCLOSURE OF LEGAL PROCEEDINGS IS REQUIRED
   PURSUANT TO ITEMS 2(d) or 2(e)                                         [ ]
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6. CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION

   Delaware, United States
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                    7.  SOLE VOTING POWER
			0
   NUMBER OF       ----------------------------------------------------------
   SHARES           8.  SHARED VOTING POWER
   BENEFICIALLY         6,056,908
   OWNED BY EACH   ----------------------------------------------------------
   PERSON WITH      9.  SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
			0
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                   10.  SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
                        6,056,908
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11. AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON

    6,056,908
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12. CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (11) EXCLUDES
    CERTAIN SHARES                                                        [ ]
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13. PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (11)

    10.2% (1)
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14. TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON

    IN
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(1) Based upon shares outstanding as of July 27, 2018, as reported by the 
    Issuer on Form 10Q for the quarterly period ending June 30, 2018.


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CUSIP NO. 92552V100                                             Page 5 of 8
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Item 1.     Security and Issuer

       This Schedule 13D relates to the Common Stock, par value of $0.0001 per
share (the "Common Stock"), of ViaSat, Inc., a Delaware corporation 
(the "Issuer").  

	The address of the principal executive offices of ViaSat, Inc. is:
		655 El Camino Real 
		Carlsbad, CA 92009

	The Reporting Persons previously reported their beneficial ownership on
	Schedule 13G (and amendments thereto) with respect to the Common Stock.
		

Item 2.     Identity and Background

(a)	This statement on Schedule 13D is jointly filed by and on behalf of FPR
	Partners, LLC ("FPR"), Andrew Raab, and Bob Peck (collectively, the
	"Reporting Persons").  The reported shares of Common Stock are
	held directly by certain limited partnerships, collectively, the 
	"Funds".  FPR acts as investment manager to the Funds and may be 
	deemed to indirectly beneficially own securities owned by the Funds.
	Andrew Raab and Bob Peck are the Senior Managing Members of FPR 
	and sole beneficial owners of FPR and may be deemed to indirectly 
	beneficially own securities owned by FPR and the Funds. Each Fund has
	a general partner that, pursuant to an investment management agreement
	between such Fund and FPR, has delegated all investement and voting 
	decisions with respect to securities held bysuch Fund to FPR. As a 
	result, the Funds and their general partners disclaim all beneficial 
	ownership over the shares of Common Stock held by the Funds for the 
	purposes of Sections 13(d) or 13(g) of the Securities and Exchange Act of 
	1934 (the "Exchange Act"), and are not a reporting persons hereunder. 
	Each of the Reporting Persons declares that neither the filing of this 
	statement nor anything herein shall be construed as an admission that such 
	person is, for the purposes of Sections 13(d) or 13(g) of the Exchange
	Act, the beneficial owner of any of the securities covered by this 
        statement.  The agreement among the Reporting Persons relating to
        the joint filing of this Schedule 13D is attached as Exhibit 99.1 
        hereto.
            
(b) 	The address of the principal office of each Reporting Person is 
	199 Fremont Street, Suite 2500, San Francisco, CA 94105.

(c)     FPR Partners, LLC is a registered investment advisor and is a 
	limited liability company organized under the laws of the State of 
	Delaware.  Mr. Raab and Mr. Peck are United States citizens. The principal
	business of FPR is to serve as an investment advisor to and manage the 
	investments of the Funds and certain other partnerships or limited
	liability companies. The principal occupation of each of Mr. Raab 
	and Mr. Peck is to serve as Senior Managing Member of FPR.

(d)	During the last five years, none of the Reporting Persons has been 
	convicted in a criminal proceeding (excluding traffic violations or 
	similar misdemeanors)

(e)	During the last five years, none of the Reporting Persons has been 
	a party to a civil proceeding of a judicial or administrative body 
	of competent jurisdiction and as a result of such proceeding was 
	or is subject to a judgment, decree or final order enjoining
	future violations of, or prohibiting or mandating activities subject
	to, federal or state securities laws or finding any violation with 
	respect to such laws.

(f)	FPR Partners, LLC is a limited liability company organized under the
	laws of the State of Delaware.  Mr. Raab and Mr. Peck are US citizens.

Item 3.     Source and Amount of Funds or Other Consideration

	The securities of the Issuer as to which this schedule is filed were 
acquired by the Funds in the normal course of business. 

	The source of funds used for the purchase of the Issuer's securities
was the working capital of the Funds, including through the use of capital 
contributions from their respective investors.


Item 4.     Purpose of Transaction

	The Reporting Persons have acquired the Issuer's Common Stock for
investment purposes, and such purchases have been made in the Reporting
Persons' ordinary course of business.

      In pursuing such investment purposes, the Reporting Persons may further
purchase, hold, vote, trade, dispose or otherwise deal in the Common Stock at
times, and in such manner, as they deem advisable to benefit from changes in
market prices of such Common Stock, changes in the Issuer's operations,
business strategy or prospects, or from sale or merger of the Issuer.  To
evaluate such alternatives, the Reporting Persons will routinely monitor the
Issuer's operations, prospects, business development, management, competitive
and strategic matters, capital structure, and prevailing market conditions,
as well as alternative investment opportunities, liquidity requirements of
the Reporting Persons and other investment considerations.  Consistent with
its investment research methods and evaluation criteria, the Reporting
Persons may discuss such matters with management or directors of the Issuer,
other shareholders, industry analysts, existing or potential strategic
partners or competitors, investment and financing professionals, sources of
credit and other investors.  Such factors and discussions may materially
affect, and result in, the Reporting Persons' modifying their ownership of
Common Stock, exchanging information with the Issuer pursuant to appropriate
confidentiality or similar agreements, proposing changes in the Issuer's
operations, governance, management or capitalization, or in proposing one or 
more of the other actions described in subsections (a) through (j) of Item 
4 of Schedule 13D.



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      The Reporting Persons reserve the right to formulate other plans and/or
make other proposals, and take such actions with respect to their investment
in the Issuer, including any or all of the actions set forth in paragraphs
(a) through (j) of Item 4 of Schedule 13D, or acquire additional Common Stock
or dispose of all the Common Stock owned by them, in the public
market or privately negotiated transactions.  The Reporting Persons may at
any time reconsider and change their plans or proposals relating to the
foregoing.


Item 5.    Interest in Securities of the Issuer

	The information contained in rows 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 13 on each of 
the cover pages of this Schedule 13D, the information set forth in Items
2 and 3 of this Schedule 13D is incorporated by reference in its entirety 
into this Item 5.

	(a),(b)	As of August 14, 2018, FPR Partners, LLC, is the owner of 
6,056,908 shares of the Issuer's Common Stock. Such shares represent
approximately 10.2% of the Issuer's outstanding shares of Common Stock, as
calculated based upon the 59,549,220 shares outstanding as of July 27,
2018, as reported by the Issuer in its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the
period ending June 30, 2018, filed with the Securities and Exchange
Commission on August 9, 2018.
 
	(c)	During the sixty (60) days preceding the date of this report, the
Reporting Persons purchased the following shares of Common Stock in the open
market:

	Please see Annex A attached hereto, which is incoporated in its entirety
 into this Item 5.


	(d)	Not Applicable

	(e)	Not Applicable



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CUSIP NO. 92552V100                                             Page 7 of 8
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Item 6.     Contracts, Arrangements, Understandings or Relationships with
            Respect to Securities of the Issuer

The information contained Item 2 of this Schedule 13D is incorporated by 
reference in its entirety into this Item 6.

Except as described above, there are no contracts, arrangements, 
understandings or relationships (legal or otherwise) among the Reporting 
Persons or between such persons and any other person with respect to any 
securities of the Company, including but not limited to the transfer or 
voting of any securities of the Company, finder's fees, joint ventures, 
loan or option arrangements, puts or calls, guarantees of profits, divisions 
of profits or loss, or the giving or withholding of proxies. 

Item 7.     Material to Be Filed as Exhibits



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CUSIP NO. 92552V100                                             Page 8 of 8
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                                 SIGNATURE
          After reasonable inquiry and to the best of his knowledge and
belief, the undersigned certifies that the information set forth in this
statement is true, complete and correct.


Dated:  August 14, 2018

               /s/ Andrew Raab
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               Andy Raab


		/s/ Bob Peck
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               Bob Peck

		/s/ Andy Raab
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               Senior Managing Member
	       FPR Partners, LLC







								   

                            		ANNEX A

      
 
Reporting Person       Trade Date        Shares         Average Price/Share			
			              Bought/(Sold)  (excluding commissions & 
								fees)(1)	
    
FPR Partners, LLC	06/25/2018	     (11,864)		       63.0659	
			06/26/2018           (11,864)		       63.1682	
			06/27/2018           (25,265)		       63.6427	
			06/28/2018	     (25,443)		       64.8109
			07/09/2018	      (5,245)		       69.5800	
			07/09/2018	       5,245		       69.5800
			07/09/2018	      40,965		       69.4629	
			07/10/2018	      (5,245)		       69.3800
			07/10/2018	       5,245		       69.3800
			07/10/2018	      40,965		       69.4007	
			07/11/2018	      (5,245)		       69.2350	
			07/11/2018	       5,245		       69.2350
			07/11/2018	      40,965		       69.2684	
			07/12/2018	      (5,245)		       70.1500
			07/12/2018	       5,245		       70.1500
			07/12/2018	      40,965		       70.1678
			07/13/2018	      (5,245)		       69.3000	
			07/13/2018	       5,245		       69.3000
			07/13/2018	      40,965		       69.8399
			07/16/2018	    (102,680)		       70.0000
			07/16/2018	     102,680		       70.0000
			07/16/2018	         100		       69.9900
			07/17/2018	      28,000		       68.6529
			07/18/2018	      28,000		       68.1533
			07/19/2018	      28,000		       69.1337
			07/20/2018	      27,554		       69.4600
			07/31/2018	       3,630		       70.2453
			08/01/2018	       3,539		       69.8423
			08/09/2018	     (45,394)		       72.0887
			08/10/2018	     200,000		       60.80835
			08/13/2018	     100,131		       62.1132
			08/14/2018	       3,260		       62.9707
			
(1) All transactions were conducted on the open market.

		

									



								   Exhibit 99.1

                            JOINT FILING AGREEMENT      
                      

	Pursuant to and in accordance with the Securities and Exchange Act of 
1934, as amended, and the rules and regulations thereunder, each party hereto
agrees to the joint filing between them, on behalf of each of them, of any
filing required by such party under Section 13 or Section 16 of the Exchange 
Act or any rule or regulation thereunder (including any amendment, restatement
supplement and/or exhibit thereto) with the Securities and Exchange Commission
(and, if such security is registered on a national securities exchange, also
with the exchange), and further agrees to the filing, furnishing, and/or 
incorporation by reference of this agreement as an exhibit thereto.  This
agreement shall remain in full force and effect until revoked by any party
hereto in a signed writing provided to each other party hereto, and then only
with respect to such revoking party.


Dated:  November 13, 2012



					FPR Partners, LLC 

					/s/ Siu Chiang
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        	       			Name: Siu Chiang
		       			Title: Chief Financial Officer


        				Andrew Raab
	
        				/s/ Siu Chiang for Andrew Raab
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					Name: Siu Chiang
					Title: Authorized Signatory



        				Bob Peck
	
        				/s/ Siu Chiang for Bob Peck
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					Name: Siu Chiang
					Title: Authorized Signatory






								   Exhibit 99.2

                            CONFIRMING STATEMENT      


	This Statement confirms that the undersigned, Andrew Raab, has
authorized and designated Siu Chiang to execute and file on the undersigned's
behalf all filings that the undersigned may be required to file with the U.S.
Securities and Exchange Commission under Section 13 or Section 16 of the 
Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Act").  The authority
of Siu Chiang under this Statement shall remain in full force and effect 
until revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing provided to Siu Chiang.
The undersigned acknowledges that Siu Chiang is not assuming any of the 
undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 13 or Section 16 of
the Act.


Date: November 13, 2012				/s/ Andrew Raab			
					





								   Exhibit 99.3

                            CONFIRMING STATEMENT      

	This Statement confirms that the undersigned, Bob Peck, has
authorized and designated Siu Chiang to execute and file on the undersigned's
behalf all filings that the undersigned may be required to file with the
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission under Section 13 or Section 16 of the
Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Act").  The authority  
of Siu Chiang under this Statement shall remain in full force and effect
until revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing provided to Siu Chiang.
The undersigned acknowledges that Siu Chiang is not assuming any of the 
undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 13 or Section 16 of
the Act.


Date: November 13, 2012				/s/ Bob Peck