PAKSAT-MM 1 operates at orbital location of 38.2° East Longitude and offers C and Ku band coverage in over countries across Europe, Africa, Middle East, South East Asia and Pacific.

Technical Parameters

Launched April 2003
Orbital Position 38.2° East
Payloads C & Ku Band
Operational Life 15 Years
Manufacturer Boeing (Hughes)
TT&C Redundant

Coverage Maps

C-Band Coverage Map

Superior satellite platform for video distribution, DTH and broadband networks.

Excellent ‘look angles’ across footprint.

C-Band Payload

No. of Transponders 28 (linearised)
Transponder Bandwidth 36 MHz
UL/DL Polarisation Horizontal and Vertical
TWTA Size 55 watts
TWTA Redundancy 34 for 28

Ku-Band Coverage Map

High-power Ku-band beam.

Transponders with linearisers or gain control amplifiers for optimal performance.

Ku-Band Payload

No. of Transponders 12
Transponder Bandwidth 33 MHz
UL/DL Polarisation Vertical and RHCP
TWTA Size 140 watts

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