Horizons 2

Commercial / Intelsat/Japan

Spacecraft n°:

Comm. spacecraft n°:


Launch data:

Designation 32388 / 07063B
Launch date 21 Dec 2007 - 21:41 UT
Launch site Ko, ELA3
Launch vehicle  Ariane-5GS (V-180)
Mission Commercial: Communications
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35777 x 35796 km
Eccentricity 2,25E-04
Inclination 0.05°
Period 1436.1 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  Orbital Sciences Corp.
Platform  Star-2
Operator Horizons Satellite Holdings LLC
Mass at launch  2300 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Solar array  
Stabilization  
DC power  4700 W
Design lifetime  15 yrs - still active

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
   
 17-18 Jan 2008 292° E manoeuvred off-station
 ~5 Feb 2008 ~286° E relocated
 Nov 2010 74.06° W 

Mission details:


Astrophilately covers:

Ariane-5

Launch cancel Kourou.

Ariane-5

Headquarter cancel Paris.

Credit covers: J.VdDr.

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