Inmarsat-3 F1

INMARSAT / UK

Spacecraft n:

INMARSAT spacecraft n: 5


Launch data:

Designation:23839 / 96020A
Launch date03 Apr 1996 - 23:01:01 UT
Launch site CC, LC36A
Launch vehicle  Atlas-2A (AC-122 #99)
Mission:Commercial: Communications
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35764 x 35808 km
Eccentricity 5,22E-04
Inclination 0.08 deg
Period 1436.1 min

Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer Lockheed Martin Commercial Space Systems
Platform 
Operator INMARSAT Ltd / London
Mass at launch  2064 kg
Dry Mass 860 kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment 
Solar array 
Stabilization  
Propulsion 
DC power  
Design lifetime  13 yrs - Still active

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
  64° E 
 Jan 2012  64.56° E 

Tested at 27°E



Description:


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