108.2˚ E

SES-9's mission

SES-9 is located at the 108.2°E orbital position, where it is co-located with SES-7 and replaces NSS-11. It provides incremental capacity to the well-established slot over Asia, expanding our capability to provide DTH broadcasting and other communications services to the Asia-Pacific region, including maritime communications that link vessels in the Indian Ocean to key regional teleports.

Launch date:

04 March 2016

Launch vehicle:

Falcon 9

Satellite manufacturer:

Boeing Satellite System

Designed lifetime:

15 years





Ku-band Coverage

South Asia Ku-band beam

North East Asia Ku-band beam

South East Asia Ku-band beam

West Indian Ocean Ku-band beam

East Indian Ocean Ku-band beam

Australia Ku band beam

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