Express AM7 - communiactions satellite operated byRussian State Company for Satellite Communications. Satellite was produced by Astrium (aerospace manufacturer, part od Airbus Defence and Space). It's mass is 5720 kg. Express AM7 carries 62 transponders: 2 in the L band, 36 in the Ku band and 24 operating in the C band. The satellite was launched on 18 March 2015 at 22:05 UTC and deployed into the geostationary transfer orbit.
The satellite will provide high-performance coverage over the Russian Federation and the Commonwealth of Independent States countries and the regions in the nearest surrounding. It will provide communication to every place on Earth within the range of satellite's view.