- Steerable Ka-Band
- Steerable Ku-Band
West Hemi C-Band
KOREASAT 8 has 4 high power Ku-Band transponders and 8 C-Band transponders. It is positioned at 75°E. The satellite was manufactured by Space Systems/Loral(SSL) and was launched aboard an Ariane 5 launch vehicle by Arianespace in February, 2014.
KOREASAT 8 is a multi-mission C and Ku-Band satellite, which is designed to provide multiple services including direct-to-home and cable television distribution, VSAT services, data networks and telecommunications services across Southeast Asia and the Sub Saharan Africa region.
|Number of Transponders||
|Polarization||Linear(Horizontal or Vertical)|
|Orbital Location(Longitude)||75° E|
|Geographic Coverage||Southeast Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia|
|Launch Service Provider||Arianespace|
|Launch Date||07 Feb 2014|