North America Neighborhoods

Cable Distribution Neighborhoods

Intelsat offers the strongest and safest cable distribution neighborhoods in the United States, featuring satellites in premier spots along the Cable Arc with robust protection offerings. Our satellites in the Cable Arc are fully penetrated among U.S. cable head-ends and carry the most viewed programming to American families.

Galaxy 13 at 127°W

  • Premier HD cable programming neighborhood
  • Reaches approximately 98% of cable & telco subscribers
  • C-band in-orbit protection available
  • 85 channels (75 HD)
  • IntelsatOne MCPC Platforms for cost-effective international programming launches, uplinking from our Atlanta Teleport
  • C-band

Galaxy 14 at 125°W

  • Premier U.S. cable distribution neighborhood
  • Reaches >99.9% of cable/telco subscribers
  • C-band in-orbit protection available
  • 205 channels (93 HD)
  • C-band

Galaxy 15 at 133°W

  • Premier U.S. cable distribution neighborhood
  • Reaches >99% of cable & telco subscribers
  • C-band in-orbit protection available
  • 111 channels (29 HD)
  • C-band

Galaxy 17 at 91°W

  • Premier regional and league sports neighborhood
  • Reaches approximately 98% of cable & telco subscribers
  • C-band in-orbit protection available
  • 108 channels (55 HD)

Galaxy 18 at 123°W

  • Sports programming hotspot
  • Reaches approximately 82% of cable & telco subscribers
  • C-band in-orbit protection available
  • 45 channels (8 HD)
  • C-band

Galaxy 23 at 121°W

  • Multicultural and specialty programming neighborhood
  • Reaches approximately 98% of cable & telco subscribers
  • Spanish-language, ethnic, religious and sports programming
  • 134 channels (8 HD)
  • C-band
Broadcast Video Neighborhoods

Intelsat’s Broadcast Arc satellites offer full penetration of U.S. broadcast affiliates, with some cable distribution as well as IPTV.

Galaxy 16 at 99°W

  • U.S. broadcast distribution
  • C-band in-orbit protection available
  • 90 channels (6 HD)
  • C-band

Galaxy 19 at 97°W

  • U.S. full-time and occasional broadcast distribution
  • 35 channels (5 HD)
  • C- & Ku-band

Updated: 2Q2015