COMSATBw-1

Germany

Spacecraft n:

German spacecraft n: 61

Formerly known as SATCOMBw-1
COMSATBw = COmmunications SATellite fr BundesWehr.

Launch data:

Designation 35943 / 09054B
Launch date 01 Oct 2009 - 21:59 UT
Launch site Ko, ELA-3
Launch vehicle  Ariane-5ECA
Mission Military: Communications
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35773 x 35799 km
Eccentricity 3.08E-04
Inclination 0.05 deg
Period 1436.1 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  Thales Alenia Space (France/Italy)
Platform  Spacebus 3000B2
Operator IT-AMTBw (Armed Forces)
Mass at launch  2440 kg
Dry Mass 1040 kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Solar array  
Stabilization  
DC power  3500 W
Design lifetime  15 yrs - still active

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 Jan 2010  63.00° E 

Mission details:


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