Amos-5 is an Israeli commercial communication satellite, part of the AMOS series of satellites. The satellite is positioned at the 17 East longitude in the geostationary belt.

It was launched on 11 December 2011, 11:17 UTC from Baikonur, Kazakhstan.

It provides coverage over the continent of Africa, as well as Europe and the Middle East.

Expected lifetime 15 years

NORAD ID 37950

Bus Express 1000H

1. Pan African C-band Beam

2. West Central Africa Ku-band Beam

3. South Central Africa Ku-band Beam


4. East West Africa Ku-band Beam