ARSAT-2

ARSAT-2 is a geostationary communications satellite operated by ARSAT and built by the Argentine company INVAP.wikipedia
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INVAP

Investigacion AplicadaINVAP S.E.
ARSAT-2 is a geostationary communications satellite operated by ARSAT and built by the Argentine company INVAP.
ARSAT-1 - the first communications satellite entirely built in Argentina - was launched in 2014, while a second satellite in the series, ARSAT-2 was launched in September 2015.

ARSAT

AR-SATARSAT S.A.
ARSAT-2 is a geostationary communications satellite operated by ARSAT and built by the Argentine company INVAP.

Sky Muster

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It was launched from French Guiana alongside Sky Muster satellite using an Ariane 5ECA rocket on September 30, 2015 at 20:30hs UTC, becoming the 400th satellite to be launched by Arianespace.
Sky Muster I (NBN-Co 1A) was launched on 1 October 2015 from the Guiana Space Centre in French Guiana, South America, alongside Argentina's ARSAT-2, on an Ariane 5ECA rocket.

Ariane 5

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It was launched from French Guiana alongside Sky Muster satellite using an Ariane 5ECA rocket on September 30, 2015 at 20:30hs UTC, becoming the 400th satellite to be launched by Arianespace.

ARSAT-1

ARSAT-2 is the second geostationary satellite built in Argentina, after ARSAT-1.
On April 1, 2014, the insurance policy for both ARSAT-1 and ARSAT-2 was signed between ARSAT S.A. and the national bank insurance company.

ARSAT-3

ARSAT-3 will be the third geostationary satellite built in INVAP, after ARSAT-1 and ARSAT-2.

Nahuel 1A

Nahuelsat
It then ordered the ARSAT-1 and ARSAT-2 from the local INVAP to cover both orbital slots.

Geostationary orbit

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ARSAT-2 is a geostationary communications satellite operated by ARSAT and built by the Argentine company INVAP.

Communications satellite

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ARSAT-2 is a geostationary communications satellite operated by ARSAT and built by the Argentine company INVAP.

Argentina

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ARSAT-2 is a geostationary communications satellite operated by ARSAT and built by the Argentine company INVAP. ARSAT-2 is the second geostationary satellite built in Argentina, after ARSAT-1.

Longitude

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It is licensed to be located at 81° West longitude geostationary slot.

Ku band

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It consists of both K u band and C band sections.

Transponder (satellite communications)

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The K u band has 20 physical transponders.

Parabolic antenna

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A 2 m deployable antenna and a 1.3 m fixed Gregorian antenna.