05 Dec ABS 3A
Position: 3 degrees West
Coverage: Wesr Africa, East Africa, Francophonice Countries in Africa
ABS-3A is located at 3°W connecting the Americas, Europe, Africa and the Middle East.
It extends ABS’ C and Ku-band coverage into the Atlantic Ocean Region
Three C-band beams cover the Americas, the Middle East and Africa along with a global beam
Four Ku-band beams cover Europe, MENA, South Africa and the Americas
The satellite supports VSAT services, TV distribution, IP trunking, cellular backhaul and maritime services.