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Amazonas 4A



The Amazonas 4A spacecraft, built for Hispasat, will feature 24 Ku-band active transponders to provide voice, wireless backhaul, internet, and media applications services to South America from an orbital location at 61 degrees West Longitude.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2014-03-22
    Launch Vehicle: Ariane 5 ECA
    Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
    Mass: 2938 kg

    Funding Agency

    • Unknown (Spain)


    • Communications

    Additional Information

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

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