APSTAR-9 Characteristics

Model CASC DFH-4
Orbit position 142°E
Mission life >15 years
Station keeping ±0.05° (E/W, N/S)
Payload C-Band Ku-Band
Coverage Asia, Oceania, Pacific-island, Hawaii east Indian Ocean to west Pacific Ocean,steerable beam
EIRP 35~44dBW 45~54dBW
G/T -9~+2dB/K -2~+8dB/K
Gain control mode FGM and ALC FGM and ALC
Polarization Dual linear polarization Dual linear polarization