24 x 36 MHz
SSPA, 20 watts
16 for 12
4 for 2
50 State, Canada, Mexico
3700.5 MHz (H)
4199.5 MHz (V)
Galaxy 27 is a communications satellite owned by Intelsat. It was at first located at 129° W longitude, serving most of the North American market. [1 ] It was built by [2 ] Space Systems/Loral, as part of its FS-1300 line. Galaxy 27 was formerly known as Intelsat Americas 7 and Telstar 7.
Current clients for Galaxy 27 include
StarBand and Talkstar Radio Network. [3 ]
This satellite experienced a power failure of several days in 2004 and returned to service with reduced capacity.
In May 2011, Galaxy 27 was redeployed to
45.1° E longitude in order to expand Intelsat's services in Middle East and West Asia.
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