THAICOM 5 is Thaicom’s "Hot Bird" satellite for broadcast & media services at 78.5 degrees East. The high-powered Ku-Band transponders, with both spot and steerable beams, are ideally suited to Digital DTH services for Southeast Asia. Global beam coverage on THAICOM 5 spans over four continents and can service users in Asia, Europe, Australia and Africa.
||Alcatel Alenia Space, France
||2x54 MHz, 12x36 MHz