Table 4: Broadcasting with static transmission in the two scenarios; parameters used and overall capacity for 99.5% required link availability.

Scenario regionMinimum for 99.5% of avg yearTransmission standardRequired constellationRequired code rateUseful capacity at 36 MHz transponder (Mbps)

Greece8.75 dBDVB-SQPSK5/643.1
Greece8.75 dBDVB-S28PSK2/359.4
Indonesia6.69 dBDVB-SQPSK2/334.31
Indonesia6.69 dBDVB-S2QPSK3/444.4