HYLAS 4 is Avanti’s most recent satellite, which was successfully launched on 5 April 2018.
The High Throughput Satellite will be operational in August 2018 and will deliver cost-effective and high-speed connectivity across Africa and Europe. It uses optimised Ka-band technology to deliver high quality and flexible services to our customers, including 4 steerable beams in civilian and government frequencies.
HYLAS 4 specifications
- Orbital Slot = 33.5 W°
- Propulsion = Hybrid chemical and electric
- Life = minimum 15 years
- Beams = 64 fixed and 4 steerable
- Payload power = >8 kW
- Capacity = circa 32 GHz
HYLAS 4 coverage facts
- Countries covered = 36
- Total land area (Sq Km) = 17.4 million
- Population = 665 Million
- GDP = $1.4 Trillion