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Anik F3



General


Designation 31102 / 07009A
Launch date 9 Apr 2007
Country of origin Canada
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit 118.7°W
Launch vehicle Proton #327

Entered service on 2 May 2007.

In Aug 2007, the company revealed the Ka-band payload could not be activated but claim a work around should allow to run it later this year.

External resources


sat-index articles


Technical data


Lyngsat transponder loading



Specifications


Prime contractor Astrium
Platform Eurostar-3000
Mass at launch 4640 kg
Mass in orbit  
Dimension  
Solar array 35 m span
Stabilization  
DC power EOL: 11 kW
Design lifetime 15 years

EMS Technologies designed the antennas.

C-band


Main transponders 24
Backup transponders  
Power  
Bandwidth 36 MHz
Coverage CONUS
EIRP max  
G/T max  
Polarization circular L/R


Ku-band


Main transponders 32
Backup transponders  
Power  
Bandwidth 27 MHz
Coverage  
EIRP max  
G/T max  
Polarization  

Capacity pre-sold to Echostar for US DTH.


Ka-band


Main transponders 2
Backup transponders  
Power  
Bandwidth 120 MHz
Coverage  
EIRP max  
Polarization  
Frequencies Uplink:
Downlink:


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