Amazonas 3

Spain

Spacecraft nº:

Spanish spacecraft nº: 16


Launch data:

Designation 39078 / 13006A
Launch date 07 Feb 2013 - 21:36 UT
Launch site Kourou, ELA-3
Launch vehicle  Ariane-5ECA (L568 - VA212)
Mission Com.: Communication
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35781 x 35791 km
Eccentricity 1,19E-04
Inclination 0.03 deg
Period 1436.05 min

Launched together with: Azerspace/Africasat 1a


Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer Space Systems/Loral (SS/L)
Platform LS-1300
Operator Hispasat
Mass at launch  6265 kg
Dry Mass 2778 kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment 33 Ku-band transponders, 19 C-band transponders, 9 Ka-band spot beams
Solar array 2 deployable solar arrays
Stabilization  
Propulsion 
DC power  14000 W
Design lifetime  15 yrs - still active

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 31 May 2013  61° W 



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