KU-Band, 57° E

Eutelsat E12WA

The Eutelsat 12WA satellite is covering complete Europe and North Africa with a good elevation over the european Area: The orbital position of 12,5° west allows maritime usage in the Mediterranean Sea, the North Sea and the Baltic Sea – including all rivers in between. NYNEX currently runs a high band network for iDirect Evolution modems on this bird.


Required BUCs

Launch date:
Launch mass (kg):

Alenia Aerospazio

Standard or Extended BUCs: NJT5037F [3W], NJT5097F [3W], NJT5025F [4W], NJT5017F [4W], NJT5117 [4W], NJT5127 [6W

Transmit frequency range:

14.0 GHz – 14.25 GHz

14.0 GHz – 14.50 GHz

Required Modems

Required LNBs

Newtec Elevation Series (EL470)
iDirect Evolution X1
iDirect Evolution X3
iDirect Evolution X5
iDirect Evolution X7

NJR2841H, NJR2841S, NJR2835S, NJR2835H
or universal PLL LNBs

Receive frequency range:

14.0 GHz – 14.25 GHz

14.0 GHz – 14.50 GHz

Required Software Version

Required Dish-Size

Evolution > IDX3.x

Fixed: 1.2m, 1.8m, 2.4m
Maritime: 0,6m, 0,9m, 1,2m