EchoStar XVI

Vehicle: Proton M/ Breeze M

Twitter Tag: #EchoStarXVI

The Satellite

  • Satellite Operator: EchoStar
  • Satellite Manufacturer: Space Systems/Loral
  • Purpose: Direct-to-Home Services
  • Platform: SS/L 1300
  • Separated Mass: 6,683 kg
  • Satellite Design Life: 15 years


  • 7th ILS Proton Launch in 2012
  • 76th ILS Proton Launch Overall
  • 5th EchoStar Satellite Launched on ILS Proton
  • 24th Space Systems/Loral Satellite Launched on ILS Proton

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