JCSat 17 is a japanese communication satellite of SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation to be operated in S-band and C- and Ku-band.
The satellite was ordered in February 2016 from Lockheed martin. It will be built on the LM-2100 bus for a launch in 2019 and life time a well in excess of 15 years. It will carry a S-band mobile communications payload including a flexible processor that will allow SJC to redirect capacity to concentrate on disaster relief efforts or other high-volume events. The 18 m unfurlable antenna will be built by Harris Corp. In addition, the satellite will carry C- and Ku-band capacity.
|Type / Application:||Communication|
|Operator:||SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation|
|Equipment:||S-band payload, C-band transponders, Ku-band transponders,|
|Power:||2 deployable solar arrays, batteries|
|JCSat 17||-||2019||Ko ELA-3||Ariane-5ECA||with ?|