Ekspress-AT 1 [ISS Reshetnev]
The Ekspress-AT 1 is a Direct-To-Home broadcasting satellite for russian domestic communication services. While the spacecraft itself is built by russian RSCC (Kosmicheskiya Svyaz), the communication payload is built by Thales Alenia Space.
Express-AT1 will generate 5.6 kilowatts of power for its 32 Ku-band transponders and operate at 56 degrees east. It will replace the Bonum 1 satellite.
|Type / Application:||Communication (Direct Broadcasting)|
|Operator:||RSCC (Kosmicheskiya Svyaz)|
|Contractors:||ISS Reshetnev (Bus), Thales Alenia Space (TAS) (Payload)|
|Equipment:||32 Ku-band transponders|
|Power:||2 deployable solar arrays 5.6 kW (EoL), batteries|
|Ekspress-AT 1||2014-010A||15.03.2014||Ba LC-81/24||Proton-M Briz-M (Ph.3)||with Ekspress-AT 2|