Anik G1

Successfully launched in April 2013, Anik G1, built for Telesat, is a Fixed Satellite Services (FSS) multi-mission spacecraft. It is designed to support a variety of applications including Direct-To-Home (DTH) television broadcasting in Canada; government communications over the Americas and the Pacific; and broadband, voice, data and video services in South America. The satellite will be located at 107.3 degrees West longitude and have C, Ku, and X bands, as well as one reverse Direct Broadcast Service (DBS) band.