AMC-18

The satellite is optimised for digital television distribution from the centre of the US orbital arc and covers all 50 states, Canada, the Caribbean and Mexico.

Footprints

  • C-band

Key data

Orbital location 105°W
Coverage North America, Latin America and the Caribbean
Launch date 08 December 2006
Launch Vehicle Ariane 5E
Design Life 15 years
Satellite Manufacturer Lockheed Martin
Polarisation C-band: Linear
Total Transponders C-band: 24

Channels

    Fleet and coverage

    Coverage