Orbital position 5° E
Launch date 10 Jul 2012
Design life date 15 years
Satellite missionSES-5's single hemispheric C-band beam over Africa, the Middle East and Europe makes it ideal to support services such as GSM backhaul, VSAT applications, maritime communications and video distribution. The high-powered Ku-band payload brings enhanced capacity to Africa, and is ideal for supporting DTH services. It also carries a hosted L-band payload for the European Commission’s European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS).
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