Telstar 12 (15° West) Frequency List

The TELSTAR 12 satellite provides coverage of Europe, North America, South America, the Caribbean. Telstar 12, previously known as Orion 2, is a Canadian communications satellite which is operated by Telesat.

It is operated by Loral Skynet.

Eutelsat uses four transponders on this satellite for services between Europe and the Americas.

Telstar 12 is a Ku band satellite with coverage of North America as far West as Cleveland, Ohio, the majority of South America and Europe. Telstar 12 also has the capability to provide intercontinental connectivity including trans-Atlantic to the Middle East.

Satellite Name: Telstar 12 (ORION 2)
Status: active
Position: 15° W (15° West)
Norad: 25949
Cospar number: 1999-059A
Operator: Telesat Canada Ltd.
Launch date: 19 October 1999
Launch site: Guiana Space Center
Launch vehicle: Ariane 44LP
Launch mass (kg): 3878
Dry mass (kg): 1900
Manufacturer: Space Systems Loral (SSL)
Model (bus): LS-1300
Orbit: GEO
Expected lifetime: 13 years.

Details: 38 Ku-band transponders providing voice and video communications to the Americas, Europe, and Africa.

Telstar 12 (15° West) Europe, North Africa, Middle East Footprint

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Telstar 12 (15° West) Pan American Footprint

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Frequency chart of Telstar 12 (15° West) (Updated March 3, 2018)

Frequency / POL SR / FEC Channel name
11401 V 18350 3/4
(DMC)
AMC Balkan
AMC ME HD
History România HD
Outdoor Channel EMEA HD
11428 V 25720 3/4
(DMC)
Reality EMEA 1
JimJam EMEA
JimJam Middle East
Extreme Sports Channel EMEA
Crime + Investigation UK
The History Channel
PTV Europe
11496 V 2895 3/4 Zagros TV

– Radyo:

Radio Zagros
Radio
Radio

11506 V 2895 3/4
(International Datacasting)
– Radyo:

EXRN1
EXRN2

11569 H 2677 2/3 BYU TV Global
11618 H 7000 3/4 [feed]
11669 H 1000 3/4 [SABC 2 feed]
12506 H 3198 7/8 [MSNBC feed]
12585 H 3197 7/8 MSNBC International
12592 H 2900 3/4 The 700Club TV / CBN HD (19-21 UK)
12599 H 6420 2/3 GünAz TV
12609 H 7552 3/4
(ESPN)
ESPN Caribbean
ESPN 2 Caribbean
12709 H 4055 3/4 Fight Network HD
12746 H 2170 Auto Da-Ai 2

7 thoughts on “Telstar 12 (15° West) Frequency List

  • November 12, 2015 at 8:02 am
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    plz can we get this position in Nigeria with 4.5m fibre dish

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    • November 12, 2015 at 7:08 pm
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      I am sorry, you can’t. It has just Europe, North Africa, Middle East footprint.

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      • September 5, 2016 at 3:35 pm
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        can we get PTV in Ethiopia with Esat and omn channels

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        • September 6, 2016 at 7:24 pm
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          You can get PTV Europe on 11523 H 12000 3/4

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  • September 28, 2016 at 11:09 am
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    why all channels on TELSTAR 12@15 WEST ARE AFEW AND NOT WORKING PLEASE?

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    • October 26, 2016 at 7:48 pm
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      Where do you live, which country?

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  • October 28, 2016 at 8:40 am
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    why i cannot get BYU? The quality signal changes between 0 and 100%. I live in Germany using 1 meter dish

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