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APStar-9 Satellite

May 24, 2014

Project Launch : Nov 2015 Project Status : Active Project Phase : Planning Project Location : China Equipment : 32 C-band transponders, 14 Ku-band transponders Configuration : DFH-4 Bus Power : 2 deployable solar arrays, batteries Type : Satellite Communication APStar 9 will be built on CAST%s DFH-4 platform and will feature 32 transponders in C-band and 14 in Ku-band. The satellite is planned to have a 15 year life time. It will be launched in 2015 on a Chinese CZ-3B/G2 booster. The Satellite is equipped with 46 transponders which consist of 32 C-band transponders and 14 Ku-band transponders respectively. It will be launched by the LM-3B/E launch vehicle. APSTAR-9 Satellite C-band transponders can provide quality satellite telecommunications and broadcasting services to customers across the Asia-Pacific region. The Ku-band transponders are designed with the beams applicable to maritime and aircraft-board satellite broadband communication, the application of which for the surrounding seas of China and West Pacific has been optimized specifically. Contractor China Academy of Space Technology (CAST) International Marketing Division, China Academy of Space Technology NO.31, Zhongguancun Nandajie, Beijing, China Zip Code: 100081 P. O. Box 2417-92, Beijing Tel: 86-10-68197125 Fax: 86-10-68196825 E-Mail: market@cast.cnhttp://www.cast.cnDesign Consultant China Great Wall Industry Corporation(CGWIC) China Tel.: 86-10-88102000 Fax : 86-10-88102107 Manufacture: China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) 16 Fucheng Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100048, PRC China Phone:010-68767492 Fax:010-68372291

Project completion date : 2015-11-30 12:00:00


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