ASTRA 2E

ASTRA 2E delivers next generation broadcast, VSAT and broadband services in Europe, Middle East and Africa, and carries Ku- and Ka-band payloads at the prime dual orbital location of 28.2 / 28.5°East. The Middle East beam provides a Ka interconnect feature.

Footprints

  • Ku-band
  • Ka-band

Key data

Orbital location 28.2°E / 28.5°E
Coverage Middle East and North Africa, Europe, Middle East
Launch date 30 September 2013
Launch Vehicle Proton
Design Life 15 years
Satellite Manufacturer EADS Astrium
Polarisation Ku-band: Linear
Ka-band: Circular
Total Transponders Ku-band: 42(Europe)
+ 12 (Middle East).
Ka-band: 4
(250
500 and 600 Mhz)

Channels

    Fleet and coverage

    Coverage