EchoStar's world-class satellite access centers (SAC) are located in Cheyenne, Wyoming and Gilbert, Arizona. These 24-hour centers are comprised of experienced professionals who are dedicated to providing customers with the unparalleled level of service for which EchoStar continues to set the standard.
As a leader in spacecraft operations, EchoStar is committed to delivering innovative, efficient, and reliable spacecraft command and control. Focusing on customer care, we provide adaptable solutions to meet dynamic business needs.
The EchoStar team operates multiple spacecraft bus and payload types and has extensive experience in all aspects of supporting deployment of satellites and associated ground systems. This talented and experienced technical team is ready to support your mission, offering experience, discipline, and value that spacecraft owners can trust.
Flight operations services include:
- » Spacecraft Command and Control Services
- » Maneuver Planning, Orbit Determination
- » Bus and Payload Operations Engineering
- » Real-Time Telemetry Monitoring and Anomaly Response
- » Ku-Band GEO Transfer Orbit Support
Our primary spacecraft control facilities are located in Cheyenne, WY, Gilbert, AZ, and Sao Paolo, BR. These fully redundant locations were planned and integrated by our own team and are staffed 24x7. We have two Ku-band, 13-meter full-motion antennas offering precision tracking capabilities for transfer orbit support or station relocations.
In addition to our primary spacecraft operations locations, the SOC team manages tracking, telemetry and control (TT&C) from the following locations:
- » Cheyenne, WY
- » Gilbert, AZ
- » Spokane, WA
- » Mount Jackson, VA
- » Blackhawk, ND
- » Fillmore, CA
- » North Las Vegas, NV
- » Denver, CO
- » Sao Paulo, BR
- » Campinas, Brazil
- » Griesheim, Germany
- » Rambouillet, France
- » Castle Rock, CO
- » Allan Park, ON