SES-1 provides full North American coverage in C- and Ku-band to deliver a host of communication services. SES-1 also carries video channels that are part of our HD-PRIME™ television neighbourhood.


  • C-band
  • Ku-band

Key data

Orbital position 101°W
Coverage North America, Latin America and the Caribbean
Launch date 24 April 2010
Launch Vehicle Proton Breeze M
Design Life 15 years
Satellite Manufacturer Orbital Sciences Corporation
Polarisation C-band: Linear
Ku-band: Linear
Total Transponders C-band: 24
Ku-band: 24


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