Eutelsat 16A Satellite at 16.0° East

The Eutelsat 16A at 16° East was manufactured and built by Thales Alenia Space. The model bus Spacebus-4000C3 was used for this satellite. Operated by Eutelsat, the Eutelsat 16A at 16° East was built to provide video, data transmission, internet, and broadcasting services throughout Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. Reliability is important for your business, and The Global eXclusive Satellite Telecommunication Services & Fiber Optic Networks feels that this satellite is a perfect example of what you can expect from us.

 

A Launch Into Space

On October 7th, 2011, the Eutelsat 16A at 16° East was successfully launched from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center. Using a Long March CZ-3B/E launch vehicle, the Eutelsat 16A at 16° East was launched with a mass weight of 5,400 kg. In all, the launch was considered to be a success.

 

Successful Orbit

 

The Eutelsat 16A at 16° East orbits from the position 16° East. The inclination of the orbit is 0.0638. The apogee is 35,803.54 km, and the perigee is 35,767.46 km. The Norad number is 37836, and the Cospar number is 2011-0576A.

 

Wide-Reaching Coverage

 

The Eutelsat 16A at 16° East provides coverage to over 11 million homes thanks to the high-quality 3 Ka-band and 53 Ku-band transponders. The beams onboard the Eutelsat 16A at 16° East are the Ku-band Europe A, B, C, South-East Africa, and Sub Saharan Africa beam. All of these beams remain active to this day. When you use satellites like the Eutelsat 16A at 16° East with us at The Global eXclusive Satellite Telecommunication Services & Fiber Optic Networks, you are using a satellite that is entering the home of millions of individuals thanks to the excellent manufacturing and design.

 

A Proven Track Record

 

When looking at the track record of the Eutelsat 16A at 16° East, the record speaks for itself. The Eutelsat 16A at 16° East comes from a long line of successful satellites going back to the early 1980s. With dozens of satellites that have reached tens of millions of individuals, the Eutelsat satellites are known for their great success and are a perfect fit here at The Global eXclusive Satellite Telecommunication Services & Fiber Optic Networks.

 

Looking Ahead To The Future

 

The Eutelsat 16A at 16° East has a future that continues to look bright. The Eutelsat 16A at 16° East was built with an expected lifetime of 15 years. Due to the past success of the Eutelsat satellites and their ability to remain active well past their expiration date, the Eutelsat 16A at 16° East is likely to remain active through at least 2025 or 2030. The Global eXclusive Satellite Telecommunication Services & Fiber Optic Networks is determined to bring you the greatest and most reliable satellites for your business. You can rest assured that when the day comes that the Eutelsat 16A at 16° East is retired, The Global eXclusive Satellite Telecommunication Services & Fiber Optic Networks will continue to provide only the best of the best satellites.

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