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Hylas 2



General


Designation 38741 / 12043B
Launch date 2 Aug 2012
Country of origin United Kingdom
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit 31°E
Launch vehicle Ariane VA208

Cost $130 million.


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Technical data


Lyngsat transponder loading



Specifications


Prime contractor OSC
Platform Star 2.4E
Mass at launch 3311 kg
Dry mass 1532 kg
Dimension 4.8 x 2.5 x 3.3 m
Solar array 2 panels
Stabilization 3-axis
DC power EOL: 5140 W
Design lifetime 15 years

Has 3 reflectors.

Ka-band


Main transponders 24
Backup transponders  
Power  
Bandwidth  
Coverage Northern and Southern Africa, Eastern Europe and the Middle East.
+ steerable spot beam
EIRP max  
Polarization  
Frequencies Uplink:
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