|Position||110 degrees East longitude|
|Payload||24 Ku-band BSS transponders|
|Launch Mass (kg)||3520|
|Launch Date||Q3 2020 (TBD)|
|Launcher||Ariane 5 ECA|
|Launch Site||Guiana Space Centre - Kourou|
BSAT-4B will serve as a back-up of BSAT-4A, which was launched by Arianespace in September 2017. It will have the same Japan archipelago footprint as BSAT-4a, providing Direct-To-Home (DTH) television to ensure exceptional 4K/8K ultra-high definition (UHD) video distribution for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.
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