Intelsat IS-17

Commercial / Intelsat

Spacecraft n:

Comm. spacecraft n:


Launch data:

Designation 37238 / 10065B
Launch date 26 Nov 2010 - 18:39 UT
Launch site Ko, ELA3
Launch vehicle  Ariane 5ECA (L556 - V198)
Mission Commercial: Communications
Geostationary orbit on Dec 9.79:
Perigee / Apogee 35778 x 35793 km
Eccentricity 0.0002
Inclination 0.07 deg
Period 1436.05 min



Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  Space Systems/Loral
Platform  Loral LS-1300-Omega
Operator Intelsat, Ltd
Mass at launch  5540 kg
Dry Mass 2393 kg
Basic shape  Box + 2 panels
Dimension (m) 7.7 x 2.7 x 3.4
Equipment 
Solar array 26.1m span
Stabilization  
Propulsion 
DC power  
Design lifetime  > million years, active: 16 yrs - Still active

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 01 Feb 2011  66° E 


Mission details:


Ref.: #7(JR635), #206, #226, #245 - update: 29.01.11