Nimiq 6

Vehicle: Proton M/ Breeze M

Twitter Tag: #Nimiq6

The Satellite

  • Satellite Operator: Telesat
  • Satellite Manufacturer: Space Systems/Loral
  • Purpose: Direct-to-Home Services
  • Platform: SS/L 1300
  • Separated Mass: ~4,500 kg
  • Satellite Design Life: 15 years


  • 8th Telesat Satellite Launched on ILS Proton
  • 4th ILS Proton Launch in 2012
  • 22nd Space Systems/Loral Satellite Launched on ILS Proton
  • 73rd ILS Proton Launch Overall

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