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Satellite Name: Kizuna (WINDS)
Status: active
Position: 143° E (143° E)
NORAD: 32500
Cospar number: 2008-007A
Operator: JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency)
Launch date: 23-Feb-2008
Launch site: Tanegashima Space Center
Launch vehicle: H-IIA
Launch mass (kg): 4850
Dry mass (kg): 2450
Manufacturer: JAXA/NICT
Model (bus): WINDS
Orbit: GEO
Expected lifetime: 5 yrs.
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Beacon(s):  
Details:
Ka-band transponders enabling super high-speed data communications of up to 1.2 Gbps to bring broadband Internet services into underserved households and businesses, the Wideband Internetworking engineering test and Demonstration Satellite will reach both local markets in Japan and international centers across the Asia-Pacific region
Beams:Charts: list
  • Kizuna at 143° E downlink Ka-band Hawaii beam coverage map
  • Kizuna at 143° E downlink Ka-band Japan beam coverage map
 
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