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NSat 110


Also called Jcsat 110 and Superbird 5

General


Designation 26559 / 00060A
Launch date 6 Oct 2000
Country of origin Japan
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit 110°E
Launch vehicle Ariane V133

Space Communication Corp. (SCC) and Japan Satellite Systems Inc. (JSAT) will equally finance and operate the satellite.

The cost of the satellite, its launch and insurance is close to $200 million.

External resources


sat-index articles


Technical data


Lyngsat transponder loading



Specifications


Prime contractor Lockheed Martin
Platform A2100AX
Mass at launch 3531 kg
Mass in orbit 2100 kg
Dry mass 1669 kg
Dimension 8.3 m wide deployed
Solar array 26.4 m span
Stabilization 3-axis
DC power EOL: 8300 W
Design lifetime 15 years


Ku-band


Main transponders 24 (used by pairs)
Backup transponders  
Power 120 W
Bandwidth 36 MHz
Coverage Japan only
EIRP max 57 dBW
G/T max  
Polarization circular

Some of the payload was provided by Melco

Transponder frequency chart (GHz)


LHCP
Downlink
Transponder RHCP
Downlink
12.271  
  12.291
12.311  
  12.331
12.351  
  12.371
12.391  
  12.411
12.431  
  10 12.451
12.471 11  
  12 12.491
12.511 13  
  14 12.531
12.551 15  
  16 12.571
12.591 17  
  18 12.611
12.631 19  
  20 12.651
12.671 21  
  22 12.691
12.711 23  
  24 12.731

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