Ekspress-AT 2 [ISS Reshetnev]
The Ekspress-AT 2 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-AT2, with 3 kilowatts of power for 16 Ku-band transponders, will be operated at 36 degrees east.
|Type / Application:||Communication (Direct Broadcasting)|
|Operator:||RSCC (Kosmicheskiya Svyaz)|
|Contractors:||ISS Reshetnev (Bus), Thales Alenia Space (TAS) (Payload)|
|Equipment:||16 Ku-band transponders|
|Power:||2 deployable solar arrays 3 kW (EoL), batteries|
|Ekspress-AT 2||2014-010B||15.03.2014||Ba LC-81/24||Proton-M Briz-M (Ph.3)||with Ekspress-AT 1|