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SUPERBIRD-C2 (7)
Client  SKY Perfect JSAT SUPERBIRD-C2 (7)
Launch date  August 15, 2008
Launch vehicle  Ariane-5ECA
Launch site  Guiana Space Centre
Orbit  Geostationary orbit
Mass  5,000kg (at launch)
Electrical power  --
Design life  More than 15 years
Responsibilities  Prime contractor
Outline
The SUPERBIRD-C2 is the successor of the SUPERBIRD-C. It will cover the Asia-Pacific region, the Indian Ocean, Oceania, and the Pacific Islands, playing a vital role in satellite communications both in Japan and across these areas.