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Launch Details

Superbird-6 - Atlas IIAS

Superbird-6, a communications satellite owned by Space Communications Corporation of Japan and built by The Boeing Company. It will provide business telecommunication services to Japan in Ku-Band and Ka-Band and will provide additional Ka-Band services using a Steerable Spot Beam. The satellite has a payload of 23 active Ku-Band transponders and four Ka-Band transponders.

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