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Arabsat-6A is a high-capacity telecommunications satellite that will deliver television, radio, Internet, and mobile co...

Arabsat-6A is a high-capacity telecommunications satellite that will deliver television, radio, Internet, and mobile communications to customers in the Middle East, Africa, and Europe. Built on Lockheed Martin’s enhanced LM 2100 platform, Arabsat-6A includes several innovations that provide advanced Kaspot beam communications services and Ku and Ka-band coverages in addition to other frequency bands. It will be located at one of Arabsat’s orbital positions and will support Arabsat’s competitive position as the first operator in the region for satellite capacities and services.

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Core/Flight

B1052/B1053/B1055/FH-002

Vehicle

Falcon Heavy

Location

Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL

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Deployment
Deployment
Orbit Insertion

Geo-Synchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO)

Mass

6000kg

Customer

ArabSat, Saudi Arabia

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Landing
Landing
Landing(s)

Landing Zone 1 Pad 1, Cape Canaveral, FL

'Of Course I Still Love You' (OCISLY), Atlantic Ocean

Landing Zone 1 Pad 2, Cape Canaveral, FL

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