SES-6

40.5˚W

SES-6's mission

The SES-6 satellite is located at the prime orbital position of 40.5° W, providing significant capacity expansion in Latin America and the Caribbean. The satellite’s expanded Ku-band payload provides enhanced coverage over the Americas, both for a compelling DTH offer as well as for cable distribution. This satellite is also ideal for aeronautical connectivity over the Atlantic.

Launch date:

03 June 2013

Launch vehicle:

Proton Breeze M

Satellite manufacturer:

Airbus Defense and Space

Designed lifetime:

15 years


Footprints:
Transponders:

43

C-band

C-band hemi beam west view

C-band hemi beam west view

C-band hemi beam east view

C-band hemi beam east view


48

Ku-band

Ku-band coverage

Ku-band coverage

Brazil ku band beam

Brazil ku band beam

West Atlantic Ku-band beam

West Atlantic Ku-band beam

East Atlantic Ku-band beam

East Atlantic Ku-band beam

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