Launched in 2012, HYLAS 2 uses high-throughput Ka-band technology. The spacecraft has 24 fixed beams and one steerable beam, addressing markets across Europe, the Middle East, the Caucasus and Africa.

HYLAS 2 Coverage map

Satellite Specifications

Orbital Location31˚E
Fixed Capacity10.8 GHz
Steerable Capacity920 MHz
Fixed Beams24
Steerable Beams1
PolarisationCross Pol Circular

Steerable Beam Performance

Steerable Beam Functionality

EIRP (at edge of coverage)>54.0 dBW
G/T ( at edge of coverage)>7.0 dBW
Mode of OperationGateway to User or Loopback
Steering FunctionFrequent Steering
Steering CommandingSecure Customer Ticket or Secure API

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