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Asiasat 6

Also called Thaicom 7


Designation 40141 / 14052A
Launch date 7 Sep 2014
Country of origin China
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit 120°E
Launch vehicle Falcon 9 #17

Half the satellite's capacity will be used by Thaicom.

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Technical data

Lyngsat transponder loading


Prime contractor SS/L
Platform LS1300
Mass at launch 3700 kg
Dry mass  
Solar array  
Stabilization 3-axis
DC power  
Design lifetime 15-years


Main transponders 28
Backup transponders  
Power 100 W
Bandwidth 36 MHz
Coverage Global beam (does not include South Western Indian Ocean nor Eastern Pacific)
Regional beam (Middle East to South East Asia and Australia to New Zealand and South Pacific)
EIRP max  
G/T max  

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