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Intelsat 34

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2015-039A

Description

Intelsat 34 is a multi-band satellite that will provide distribution services for Latin America media customers in C-band and host a leading Brazilian DTH platform in Ku-band. Intelsat 34 will also provide Ku-band infrastructure for aeronautical and maritime service providers delivering broadband networking to the North Atlantic routes. Replacing Intelsat 805 and Galaxy 11, Intelsat 34 will be part of Intelsat’s three-satellite, pan-regional cable distribution neighborhood for Latin America. The satellite will be located at 304.5°E and is expected to have a service life of more than 15 years.

Alternate Names

  • 40874
  • Intelsat34

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2015-08-20
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 5 ECA
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (International)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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

 
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