C-Band, 20° E

Arabsat 5C

The Arabsat 5C satellite is covering all parts of Africa, south Europe, the Middle East as well as Afghanistan and Pakistan. It has a powerfull beam over Africa especially the southern part of it, and a very good beam over Afghanistan and the Middle East. We currently run two different networks on Arabsat 5C. One iDirect Evolution network, and one Newtec network for higher capacity links.


Details


Operator: ARABSAT
Launch date: 09/11
Launch mass (kg): 4700
Manufacturer: Astrium



Required BUCs


NJT 5669F, NJT5656F
Transmit frequency range: 5.85 GHz – 6.425 GHz



Required Modems


Newtec Elevation Series (EL470)
iDirect Evolution X1
iDirect Evolution X3
iDirect Evolution X5
iDirect Evolution X7



Required LNBs


NJR8487H
Receive frequency range: 3.625 GHz – 4.20 GHz



Required Software Version


Evolution > IDX3.x



Required Dish-Size


> 1.8m Andrew ASC 243 Antenna, Andrew ASC 183 Antenna