ZhongXing 6B

China (PR)


Spacecraft nº:

Chinese spacecraft nº: 113

Also called: ChinaSat 6B, ZX 6B

Launch data:

Designation 31800 / 07031A
Launch date 05 Jul 2007 - 12:08 UT
Launch site Xichang, LC-2
Launch vehicle  CZ-3B
Mission Commercial/Government: Communications
Geostationary orbit on:
Perigee / Apogee 35771 x 35801 km
Eccentricity 2.37E-04
Inclination 0.02°
Period 1436.08 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  Thales Alenia Space (FR/It)
Operator China Satellite Communication Corp.
Platform  Spacebus 4000
Mass at launch  4600 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Solar array  
Stabilization  
DC power  9500 W
Design lifetime  15 yrs

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 Oct 2009 115.58 ° E 

Mission details:


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