Hispasat AG1

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Hispasat Advanced Generation 1
Mission type Communications satellite
Operator Hispasat
COSPAR ID 2017-006A
SATCAT no. 41942
Website Hispasat 36W-1
Spacecraft properties
Bus Luxor
Manufacturer OHB System
Thales Alenia Space
Launch mass 3,200 kilograms (7,100 lb)
Dry mass 1,700 kilograms (3,700 lb)
Power > 6.0 kW
Start of mission
Launch date 01:03:34, January 28, 2017 (2017-01-28T01:03:34)
Rocket Soyuz-2 ST-B
Launch site Kourou ELS
Contractor Arianespace
Orbital parameters
Reference system Geocentric
Regime Geostationary
Band Ka band, Ku band
Bandwidth 144 MHz (Ka)
33 and 36 MHz (Ku)

Hispasat Advanced Generation 1 (Hispasat AG1), also designated Hispasat 36W-1, is a Spanish communications satellite which is part of the Hispasat fleet. It was successfully launched to GTO on 28 January 2017.[1]

The satellite will serve Spain, Portugal and the Americas.[2]


  1. ^ Clark, Stephen (2017-01-28). "Soyuz rocket supplies sendoff for multi-national telecom payload". Spaceflight Now. Retrieved 2017-01-29. 
  2. ^ "SmallGEO". ESA. 2013-05-24. Retrieved 2013-09-07. 

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