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Optus 10



This satellite is outfitted with 24 Ku-band transponders to provide direct TV broadcast, internet connectivity, telephone and data transmission services for Australia and New Zealand.

Optus 10 was the sixth satellite launched by Arianespace for Optus.

Alternate Names

  • 40146
  • Optus10

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2014-09-11
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 5 ECA
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 3270 kg

Funding Agency

  • Optus Communications Party Ltd. (Australia)


  • Communications

Additional Information

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

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