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ABS 2 is classified as:


NORAD ID: 39508
Int'l Code: 2014-006A
Perigee: 35,778.8 km
Apogee: 35,809.8 km
Inclination: 0.0 °
Period: 1,436.1 minutes
Semi major axis: 42165 km
RCS: Unknown
Launch date: February 6, 2014
Source: People's Republic of China (PRC)
Launch site: FRENCH GUIANA (FRGUI)

ABS 2 is a geostationary satellite built by Space Systems/Loral of Palo Alto, Calif., beamimg direct-to-home television, multimedia and data transmission services across the Eastern Hemisphere, reaching a geographic swath from Europe and Africa, across the Middle East, Russia and India, to Southeast Asia and China. ABS 2 has 15-year operational lifetime, and is parked over a fixed location along the equator at 75 degrees east longitude. The satellite is equipped with 89 transponders in Ku-band, C-band and Ka-band. The spacecraft has 10 beams, with six dedicated to Ku-band television transmissions throughout the Eastern Hemisphere. C-band beams will focus on Africa and Southeast Asia to boost connectivity there, and a single Ka-band beam will serve commercial and military users over the Middle East and North Africa.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 39508U 14006A   24140.54289925 -.00000071  00000-0  00000-0 0  9990
2 39508   0.0258  53.5145 0003669   4.8834  89.6697  1.00269864 37670
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC