Nimiq-5

Canada

Spacecraft n:

Canada spacecraft n: 38


Launch data:

Designation 35873 / 09050A
Launch date 17 Sep 2009 - 19:19 UT
Launch site B, LC-200/39
Launch vehicle  Proton-M / Briz-M
Mission Commercial: Communications
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35700 x 35700 km
Eccentricity 0.00E+00
Inclination 0.01 deg
Period 1436.1 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  Space Systems/Loral (US)
Platform  LS-1300
Operator Echostar Corporation (entire payload leased from Telesat Canada Ltd)
Mass at launch  4745 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment 32 Ku-band
Solar array  2 deployable solar arrays
Stabilization  
DC power  
Design lifetime  15 yrs - operational

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 Oct 2009  72.70° W 

Mission details:


Ref.: #7(JR616), #84a, #226 - update: 02.01.10