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Satellite Name: MexSat 1 (Mexsat Centenario, MexSat-G1)
Status: failed
Position: 113° W (113° W)
Cospar number:  
Operator: Mexican Secretary of Communication and Transportation (SCT)
Launch date: 16-May-2015
Launch site: Baikonur Cosmodrome
Launch vehicle: Proton M
Launch mass (kg): 5323
Dry mass (kg): 3200
Manufacturer: Boeing (Hughes)
Model (bus): BSS-702HP
Orbit: GEO
Expected lifetime: 15 yrs.
Call sign:  
Beacon(s): 11201.0 LHCP, 11202.0 RHCP
L and Ku-band transponders (122 spot L-band beams) to provide secure communications for Mexico’s national security needs, as well as enhanced coverage for the country’s civil telecommunications. The satellite was lost at the launch due to the failure of Proton's 3-rd stage.
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