SES-6 40.5В° West


The SES-6 satellite is located at the prime orbital position of 40.5В° W, providing significant capacity expansion in Latin America and the Caribbean. The satellite's expanded Ku-band payload provides enhanced coverage over the Americas, both for a compelling DTH offer as well as for cable distribution. This satellite is also ideal for aeronautical connectivity over the Atlantic.

Orbital position 40.5В° W
Design life date 15 years
Launch date 15.06.2013
Launch Vehicle Proton Breeze M
Satellite manufacturer Airbus