SSL to build Hispasat's Amazonas 5 satellite

Monday 8 December 2014 | 10:23 CET | News
Commercial satellites provider Space Systems/Loral (SSL) has secured the contract to build the Amazonas 5 satellite to be deployed by Spanish satellite operator Hispasat. The Amazonas 5 has a high throughput Ka-band spot beam payload, which will be used for broadband services in South America, Central America and Mexico.  It also has a Ku-band beam for fixed satellite services, which will be used for television, corporate networks and other telecommunications applications in South America and Central America. Amazonas 5 will be the fourth satellite that SSL builds for Hispasat. It will be

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Hispasat / Space Systems/Loral
Countries: Spain / World
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