Highest-capacity communications satellite
  • This record is for the single satellite platform with highest data throughput capacity.
  • This record is to be attempted by an individual or a team of unlimited size.
  • This record is measured in giga-bits per second (Gbps) to the nearest 0.01 Gbps.
  • For the purposes of this record, a communication satellite is defined as a satellite placed into orbit around Earth used to relay telecommunications such as television broadcasts, data services or radio signals.