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Arianespace to launch Horizons 3e satellite

Monday 24 April 2017 | 14:45 CET | News
Arianespace will launch Horizons 3e, a satellite belonging to the Horizons joint venture owned by Intelsat and Sky Perfect JSAT. Arianespace will orbit this Boeing-built payload in the launch period starting late 2018 on an Ariane 5 from the Guiana Space Center in French Guiana. Horizons 3e will complete Intelsat's global EpicNG network. The high-throughput satellite's C-band and Ku-band transponders will provide 22 Gbps+ in growth capacity for aeronautical and maritime mobility applications spanning from Asia and the Pacific to North America. Horizons 3e is also expected to support further

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Categories: Internet / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Arianespace / Intelsat / Sky Perfect JSAT
Countries: Asia / French Guiana / North America
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