Arabsat 5C

Saudi Arabia

Spacecraft n:

Saudi Arabian spacecraft n: 24


Launch data:

Designation 37810 / 11049B
Launch date 21 Sep 2011 - 21:38 UT
Launch site Ko, ELA-3
Launch vehicle  Ariane-5ECA (561)
Mission Government: Communication
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35766 x 35805 km
Eccentricity 4,63E-04
Inclination 0.06 deg
Period 1436.1 min



Spacecraft data:

Prime manufactor Astrium (prime), Thales Alenia Space (payload)
Platform Eurostar-3000
Operator Arab Satellite Communications Org. (ASCO)
Mass at launch  4630 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment 26 active C-band transponders, 12 active Ka-band transponders
Solar array 2 deployable solar arrays
Stabilization  
Propulsion 
DC power  
Design lifetime  15 yrs - still active

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 Jan 2012  19.99° E 


Description:

Mission details:


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