Useful links to elsewhere on this SATSIG web site:
El Molino in France
Tooway from El Molino
Satellite dish pointing Algeria
Pointage d'antenne satellite parabolique en Maroc
Liste de satellites
Haut débit broadband internet par satellite pour France
Satellite antenne pointing France
Internet par satellite revue
Atlantic Bird 2 frequencies

Internet par Satellite ( Accès Bidirectionnel) on Atlantic Bird 3

Frequency spectrum around 12.6 GHz,  Veritical.
Atlantic Bird 3 at orbit 8 west longitude.  ViaSat Linkstar service at 12,649 GHz,
Vertical polarisation down,   Horizontal polarisation up.  Symbol rate 27,500,000 FEC=5/6


The Atlantic Bird 3 satellite is located at 5 degrees west orbit longitude.   See for Eutelsat for general details.

ViaSat LinkStar carrier shown at 12649 MHz. 

Use the satellite handbook for Atlantic Bird 3 satellite from Eutelsat for the uplink G/T and power flux density contour figures and also for downlink EIRP figures in your link budget calculations.

Latest spectrum view, as seen from the UK, is as below:

AB3 frequency spectrum

If you want to run similar spectrums go here: On line satellite spectrum analyser  Set freq=12525 MHz span = 250 MHz Satellite=524

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► Page created 7 October 2004, amended 2 July 2008