Vehicle: Proton M/ Breeze M

Twitter Tag: #Satmex8

The Satellite

  • Satellite Operator: Satélites Mexicanos S.A. de C.V.
  • Satellite Manufacturer: Space Systems/Loral
  • Purpose: C- and Ku-band Services
  • Platform: SS/L 1300
  • Separated Mass: ~5,474 kg
  • Satellite Design Life: 15 years


  • 1st Satmex Satellite Launched on ILS Proton
  • 78th ILS Proton Launch Overall
  • 1st ILS Proton Launch in 2013
  • 25th Space Systems/Loral Satellite Launched on ILS Proton

Launch Resources

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