Nynex network solutions uses Eutelsat 48A to provide Internet trunking solutions for Central Europe, the Middle East and Central Asia, especially for Afghanistan and Iraq. Eutelsat 48A formerly Eurobird 9 is operating in an inclined orbit at 48° East. Service on Eutelsat 48A can be delivered to customers through the Newtec EL470 Modem.
The recommended antenna size is 2.4m Antenna minimum with motorized mount, RC2000 tracking controller, and a beacon receiver. With this equipment Nynex is able to provide trunking services with rates up to 160MB/s (IP over DVBS2) to different markets, such as ISP's, GSM Backhauls, and VOIP trunks in the Middle east and Asia area.
NYNEX has selected Newtec´s Flex ACM EL470 because of its robustness and modern technology to provide competitive rates to its customers.
Operator: European Telecommunications Satellite Consortium (EUTELSAT)
Launch date: 21/11/96
Launch site: Cape Canaveral
Launch vehicle: Delta II
Launch mass (kg): 2915
Dry mass (kg): 1700
Manufacturer: EADS Astrium
Model (bus): Eurostar-2000+
Please take a look at the following equipment recommendations which are necessary to join one of our Eutelsat 48A networks:
Based on link budget, e.g. 8W - 25W
L.O. 10.75 GHz PLL LNB, Receive frequency 11.7GHz - 12.2GHz
Beacon receiver, motorized tracking system