- Steerable Ka-Band
- Steerable Ku-Band
KOREASAT 7 has Ku-Band and Ka-Band transponders on the upgraded Spacebus 4000B2 platform from Thales Alenia Space. The Satellite offers payload power of about 7 kW. KOREASAT 7 is positioned at 116ºE and was launched in 2017.
KOREASAT 7 is designed to provide improved throughput and wider coverage over Korea, Philippines, Indochina, India, and Indonesia with the added steerable Ka-Band capacity that can support further demand. KOREASAT 7 enables a full range of video and data applications such as DTH broadcast services, government communications and VSAT networks.
|Number of Transponders||
|Uplink/Downlink Frequencies (GHz)||
|Polarization||Linear (Horizontal or Vertical)|
|Orbital Location (Longitude)||116ºE|
|Geographic coverage||Korea, Philippines, Indochina, India, Indonesia etc.|
|Launch Service Provider||Arianespace|
|Launch Date||5 May 2017|
|Spacecraft (Model)||Spacebus 4000B2|
|Manufacturer||Thales Alenia Space|