Advanced Telecommunications,
throughout Rural Africa

RQ1R SATELLITE A geostationary satellite launched in August 2010, positioned at 2.9°East.

ORBIT LOCATION 2.9 ° EAST
LAUNCH DATE AUGUST 2010 BY ARIANE 5
SPACECRAFT TAS SPACEBUS 4000B3
BANDS C-band STANDARD & PLANNED | Ku-band PLANNED

FREQUENCY TABLE

Satellite Footprints for C-band and Ku-band:

Standard C-band EIRP

C-band Beam Peak EIRP(dBW): 45
Uplink (Mhz): 6190 - 6425
Downlink (MHz): 3965 - 4200
Polarisation: Circular

Standard C-band G/T

C-band Beam Peak G/T(dB/K): -1
Uplink (Mhz): 6190 - 6425
Downlink (MHz): 3965 - 4200
Polarisation: Circular

Planned C-band EIRP

C-band Beam Peak EIRP(dBW): 44
Uplink (Mhz): 6725 - 7025
Downlink (MHz): 4500 - 4800
Polarisation: Circular

Planned C-band G/T

C-band Beam Peak G/T(dB/K): -0.5
Uplink (Mhz): 6725 - 7025
Downlink (MHz): 4500 - 4800
Polarisation: Circular

Ku North beam EIRP

Ku-band North Beam Peak EIRP(dBW): 49.4
Uplink (Mhz): 12750 - 13250
Downlink (MHz): 10270 – 11450
Polarization: Linear

Ku North beam G/T

Ku-band North Beam Peak G/T(dB/K): 4
Uplink (Mhz): 12750 - 13250
Downlink (MHz): 10270 – 11450
Polarization: Linear

Ku South beam EIRP

Ku-band South Beam Peak EIRP(dBW): 50
Uplink (Mhz): 12750 - 13250
Downlink (MHz): 10270 – 11450
Polarization: Linear

Ku South beam G/T

Ku-band South Beam Peak G/T (dB/K): 4
Uplink (Mhz): 12750 - 13250
Downlink (MHz): 10270 – 11450
Polarization: Linear