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Echostar 18



Comsat providing direct broadcast services to parts of the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and Cuba. Expected location - 109°.9 west.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2016-06-18
    Launch Vehicle: Ariane 5
    Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana

    Funding Agency

    • Echostar Communications Corporation (United States)


    • Communications

    Additional Information

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

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