NSS-12

57˚E

NSS-12's mission

NSS-12 supports DTH services and delivers mobile backhaul services over the Middle East and Europe, Central and South Asia and East Africa. It is capable of cross-strapping between C- and Ku-band transponders and can cross-connect China to Africa.

Launch date:

29 October 2009

Launch vehicle:

Ariane 5 ECA

Satellite manufacturer:

Space System Loral

Designed lifetime:

15 years


Footprints:
Transponders:

40

C-band

HTS

C-band coverage

C-band coverage

Global C-band beam

Global C-band beam

West Hemi C-band beam

West Hemi C-band beam

East Hemi C-band beam

East Hemi C-band beam


48

Ku-band

HTS

Ku-band coverage

Ku-band coverage

Middle East and Europe Ku-band beam

Middle East and Europe Ku-band beam

East Africa Ku-band beam

East Africa Ku-band beam

Central Asia Ku-band beam

Central Asia Ku-band beam

South Asia Ku-band beam

South Asia Ku-band beam