Falcon-9 v1.2 • JCSat-16

 

Another communication satellite after JCSat-14 and JCSat-15 satellite for Japanese JSAT Corporation manufactured under contract from 2014 by Space Systems/Loral (SSL). Based on SSl-1300 bus, satellite will be equipped in Ku band and Ka band transponders to serve as modern replacement of one of the satellites from constellation belonging to JSAT. Satellite will be launched on atop of Falcon-9 v1.2 and will remain operational for 15 years.