SES-5

5˚E

SES-5's mission

SES-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).

Launch date:

10 July 2012

Launch vehicle:

Proton Breeze M

Satellite manufacturer:

Space System Loral

Designed lifetime:

15 years


Footprints:
Transponders:

28

C-band

Global C-band beam

Global C-band beam

Hemi C-band beam

Hemi C-band beam


36

Ku-band

Sub Saharan Africa Ku-band beam

Sub Saharan Africa Ku-band beam

Nordic Ku-band beam

Nordic Ku-band beam