YahSat 1A

52.5˚ E

YahSat 1A's mission

Yahsat 1A is part of the joint venture named Yahlive combining both the energy and values of Yahsat and SES. The satellite provides capacity mainly for the transmission of broadcast services. Yahsat 1A is located at 52.5° East covering the Middle East, North Africa, Southwest Asia and Europe.

Launch date:

22 April 2011

Launch vehicle:

Ariane 5 ECA

Satellite manufacturer:

EADS Astrium

Designed lifetime:

15 years





Yahsat 1A Europe Ku-band beam

Yahsat 1A East Ku-band Beam

Yahsat 1A MENA Ku-band Beam

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