Intelsat 901

INTELSAT / US

Spacecraft n°:

INTELSAT spacecraft n°: 64


Launch data:

Designation 26824 / 01024A
Launch date 09 Jun 2001 - 06:45 UT
Launch site Ko, ELA-2
Launch vehicle Ariane-44L (V141)
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit on:
Perigee / Apogee  km
Eccentricity 
Inclination  deg
Period  min

Contract for the construction of the 2 first satellites is worth $600 million, launch cost: $109 million.

Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer Space Systems Loral
Platform FS-1300
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 Position
L: 9 Jun 2001   67.5°W
Sep 2001 Oct 2001 53°W
Nov 2001   18°W


Astrophilately covers:

Ariane-44L

Launch cancel Kourou

Ariane-44L

Headquarter cancel Paris

Credit covers: J.VdDr.

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