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AsiaSat 5

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AsiaSat 5 is a Space Systems/Loral 1300 series satellite equipped with 26 C-band and 14 Ku-band transponders at the orbital location of 100.5 degrees east. With a design life of 15+ years, AsiaSat 5 serves as a replacement for AsiaSat 2 and has a C-band footprint that covers more than 53 countries spanning from Russia to New Zealand and from Japan to the Middle East and parts of Africa. AsiaSat 5 also offers a steerable beam and two high-power fixed Ku-band beams over East Asia and South Asia.

SATELLITE INFORMATION

Launch Date: 12 August 2009
Model: 1300 Series
by Space Systems/Loral
Nominal Orbital Location: 100.5 degrees East

 

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C-BAND
Coverage:
Asia, Middle East, Eastern Europe, CIS and Australasia
No. of Transponders:
26 (linearised)
Transponder Bandwidth:
24 at 36 MHz
2 at 72 MHz
TWTA Size:
65 watts
KU-BAND
Coverage:
3 beams: East Asia beam, South Asia beam and one steerable beam
No. of Transponders:
14 (fixed gain linearised or automatic level control)
Transponder Bandwidth:
54 MHz
TWTA Size:
150 watts

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