Olleh 1 goes on air!

Korea Telecom's newly launched Koreasat 6 satellite has renamed to Olleh 1 and goes on-air by February 1st. Olleh 1 replaced all services at 116 East. Its predecessor Koreasat 3 (ABS 7) will be a back-up and will be used in new markets, such as Middle East. Olleh 1 will extend HD and 3D broadcasting solutions for audiences in Korea.

Olleh 1 has 30 Ku band transponders. BSS/FSS beam is available in Korean peninsula.

Source: Sat-News