|Mission duration||15 years|
|Manufacturer||Orbital Sciences Corporation|
|Launch mass||3112 kg|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||15 July 2011, 23:16:10 UTC |
|Rocket||Proton-M / Briz-M|
|Launch site||Baikonur, Site 200/39|
|Reference system||Geocentric orbit |
|Longitude||99.0° West (2011)|
108.0° East (2012)
103.° West (2012-present)
It was launched on 15 July 2011 at 23:16:10 UTC on a Proton-M / Briz-M launch vehicle, the launch was arranged by International Launch Services (ILS), since Baikonour, Site 200/39 alongside the KazSat-2 satellite.
It is currently positioned at the 103.0° W orbital location over North America, replacing AMC-1. Clients include E. W. Scripps Company, In Demand Pay-per-view, Ion Television, Mood Media, NBC and QVC.