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Also called AsiaBSS, S3074


Designation 26107 / 00016A
Launch date 21 Mar 2000
Country of origin United States
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit 105°E
Launch vehicle Ariane V128

Started operational service in early July 2000. Went inclined in June 2015.

Was acquired by New York Satellite Holdings in 2014. A new satellite should be procured to replace it, to launch in 2017: Silkwave 1

In 2020 owned by Silkwave Africa LLC


Begin End Position
L:   105°E
planned   21°E

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Technical data


TT&C: downlink: 1452.5 and 1491.5 MHz
uplink: 7073 and 7074 MHz

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