The frequency that has stopped being active after 24 running hours is the corresponding one to 11.158-H MHz (MR. 27500, FEC 3/4), with the emission of a promotional video of Eutelsat. However, it is to hope that in póximas hours it again returns to enter operation, this one or another transponder.
Eurobird 4 is equipped with transponders in Ku band destined the televising market of all Europe, Africa of the North, the Middle East and Central Asia.
The satellite Eurobird 4 was operative in first instance under the name of Hot IBRD 3 in 13º This. It was sent to the space by a rocket Ariane IV the 2 of September of 1999. After leaving 13º This com 10 Eurobird and now Eurobird 4 was red-baptize.
Coverage area of Eurobird 4, before Hot IBRD 3