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AMOS 17

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2019-050A

Description

Amos 17 will replace the Amos 5 satellite at 17 degrees east, which failed in 2015. The new satellite carries C-band, Ku-band and Ka-band communications payloads to provide television broadcast, broadband Internet and other networking and data relay services.

Alternate Names

  • AMOS17
  • 44479

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2019-08-06
Launch Vehicle: Falcon 9 Full Thrust
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Mass: 6600 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Israel)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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

 
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