Ekspress-AM 44

Russia


Spacecraft n:

CIS satellite n:


Launch data:

Designation 33595 / 09007A
Launch date 11 Feb 2009 - 00:03 UT
Launch site B, LC-200/39
Launch vehicle  Proton-M / Briz-M
Mission Commercial: Communications
Geostationary orbit on Mar 11.63:
Perigee / Apogee 35780 x 35795 km
Eccentricity 9.44E-05
Inclination 0.19 deg
Period 1436.14 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  ISS Reshetnev
Platform  MSS-2500-GSO
Operator RSCC (Russian Satellite Communications Company)
Mass at launch  2532 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  cylindrical
Dimension (m) 
Solar array  2 vanes of six-segment solar panel
Stabilization  
DC power  
Design lifetime  12 yrs

Location:

BeginPositionRemarks
 Mars 2009 35 deg E 
 ~29 Mars 2009 35 deg E manoeuvred off-station
drifting to the west
 April 2009 11 deg W 

Mission details:


Ref.: #7(JR606), #84a, #225(09.02-09.03), #226 - update: 13.07.09 Home