Bangabandhu Satellite

Bongobondhu 1 the first communication Satellite of Bangladesh launched on 11 May 2018 from a SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket. The official codename of the launch was BANGABANDHU SATELLITE-1 MISSION.

The Bangabandhu 1 and Its future project Bangabandhu 2,3,4 will be operated by Bangladesh state-owned company Bangladesh Communication Satellite Company Limited (BCSCL).

The 7,700-pound (3,700-kilogram) satellite was built on Thales Alenia Space’s Spacebus 4000B2 spacecraft platform and Itys have  14 C-band transponders and 26 Ku-band transponders.

This is a historic moment for the people of Bangladesh as well the Elon Musk Company SpaceX, The Bangabandhu Satellite-1 mission served as the first flight of Falcon 9 Block 5, the final substantial upgrade to SpaceX’s Falcon 9 launch vehicle.

Bongobondhu 1 Will Enhance Secure Government and Military Communication of Bangladesh.


Bangabandhu Satellite Live Position in Space :

Bangabandhu Satellite-1 is fitted with 26 Ku-BandIt offers capacity in Ku-Band over Bangladesh and its territorial waters of the Bay of Bengal, India, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Philippines and Indonesia;

This is the Live position of Bangabandhu 1 Satellite in space.

Its have 14 C-Band transponders it also provides capacity in C-Band over the whole region.





Bongobondhu 1 geostationary orbit allow its to stay focus on its own area.





History of Satellite in Bangladesh

The first communication Satellite of Bangladesh is named after the Founding father of Bangladesh, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. The title Bangabandhu means ” Friend of Bengal”.
























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