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Satellite Name: SES 2 (AMC 5R, AMC 26)
Status: active
Position: 87° W (87° W)
Norad: 37809
Cospar number: 2011-049A
Operator: SES S.A.
Launch date: 21-Sep-2011
Launch site: Guiana Space Center
Launch vehicle: Ariane 5 ECA
Launch mass (kg): 3200
Dry mass (kg): 1445
Manufacturer: Orbital Sciences Corporation (OSC)
Model (bus): GEOStar-2 Bus
Orbit: GEO
Expected lifetime: 15 yrs.
Call sign: S2826
Beacon(s): 3700.5V, 4199.5H, 11701.0V, 12199.0H
Details:
24 active C-band and 24 Ku-band transponders + Commercially Hosted Infrared Payload (CHIRP). There is also Ka-band payload present on the satellite although not licensed (by FCC) to be used at 87W position.
Beams:Charts: list
SES 2 at 87° W downlink C-band North America (CTV) beam coverage map
 
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