Intelsat 803

INTELSAT / US

Spacecraft n:

INTELSAT spacecraft n: 60

Also called NSS 803 --> NSS 5

Launch data:

Designation: 24957 / 97053A
Launch date 23 Sep 1997 - 23:58 UT
Launch site Ko, ELA-2
Launch vehicle  Ariane-42L (V100)
Mission: Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit on:
Perigee / Apogee  km
Eccentricity 
Inclination  deg
Period  min

Transfered to NSS on 30 Nov 1998

Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer Lockheed Martin
Platform LM-3000
Operator Intelsat, Ltd
Mass at launch   kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment 
Solar array 
Stabilization  
Propulsion 
DC power  
Design lifetime  

Location:

Begin End PositionRemark
L: 23 Sep 1997mid-Dec 1997 27.5°W (replaced 601) -
Jan 1998 21.5°W-
21 Jan 2010 moved out from 57°E position and relocation to 5°E-

To move to 177°W in 2001 to replace Intelsat 513

Ref: #3(SD447), #15 - update: 27.11.10