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Ciel-2's mission

The high performance Ku-band beams of CIEL-2 will support DTH services throughout North America. The mulitple independent spot beams are ideal for delivering bandwidth-hungry HDTV applications.

Launch date:

10 December 2008

Launch vehicle:

Proton Breeze M

Satellite manufacturer:

Thales Alenia Space

Designed lifetime:

15 years

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