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Express AM1



Express-AM1 is a Russian geostationary communications satellite that was launched by a Proton-M rocket from Baikonur at 22:11 UT on 29 October 2004. It will provide digital TV, radio broadcasting, video-conference, and wide-band internet services to most of Russia. Parking longitude is not available at this time.

Alternate Names

  • 28463
  • ExpressAM1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2004-10-29
Launch Vehicle: Proton-M
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan
Mass: 570 kg
Nominal Power: 6000 W

Funding Agency

  • Russian Satellite Communications Company (Russia)


  • Communications

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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