INSAT 4CR

India


Spacecraft nº:

Indian spacecraft nº: 47

INSAT= Indian National Satellite

Launch data:

Designation 32050 / 07037A
Launch date 02 Sep 2007 - 12:50 UT
Launch site Sriharikota, SLP
Launch vehicle  GSLV Mk.1 (F04)
Mission Government: Communications
Geostationary orbit on Feb 1, 2011:
Perigee / Apogee 35777 x 35795 km
Eccentricity 2.13E-04
Inclination 0.01°
Period 1436.08 min

Partial failure.

Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)
Operator Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)
Platform  
Mass at launch  2130 kg
Dry Mass 941 kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Solar array  
Stabilization  
Communication Payload 12 Ku-band transponders employing 140 W Traveling Wave Tube Amplifiers (TWTA) Ku-band Beacon
DC power  3000 W
Design lifetime  12 yrs - still active


Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 Feb 2011 74.1° E 
 July 2012 73.97° E 


Description:

Mission details:


Ref.: #7(JR585), #14, #120, #207, #226 - update: 19.05.12