Satellite Engineering & Operations Services

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. We offer 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 and Gilbert, AZ. 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. Our tracking, telemetry and command (TT&C) antennas are located in:
  • Cheyenne, WY
  • Gilbert, AZ
  • Spokane, WA
  • Mt. Jackson, VA
  • Black Hawk, SD
The EchoStar team operates multiple spacecraft bus and payload types and has over 300 years combined 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.
Spacecraft Operations Brochure
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