QuetzSat 1

Mexico

Spacecraft n:

Mexican spacecraft n: 9


Launch data:

Designation 37826 / 11054A
Launch date 29 Sep 2011 - 18:32 UT
 (22:32 pm EDT)
Launch site Baik, LC-200/39
Launch vehicle  Proton-M / Briz-M
Mission Commercial: Communications
Geostationary orbit on Oct 8, 2011:
Perigee / Apogee 35722 x 35796 km
Eccentricity 2,85E-04
Inclination 0.02 deg
Period 1436.1 min



Spacecraft data:

Prime manufactor Space Systems Loral (SSL)
Platform LS-1300
Operator SES / QuetzSat SRL de CV
Mass at launch  5514 kg
Dry Mass 2346 kg
Basic shape  
Deployed Dimensions 7.015 m x 32.45 m x 7.34 m
Equipment 32 Ku-band transponders
Solar array 2 deployable solar arrays
Stabilization  
Propulsion R-4D, 4 SPT-100 plasma thrusters
DC power  
Coverage Mexico, USA, Central America
 Operational Frequency Bands:
  Uplink 17.3-17.8 GHz
  Dowlink 12.2-12.7 GHz
 TT&C Frequency Bands:
  Uplink 17.793-17.797 GHz
  Dowlink 12.692-12.699 GHz
Design lifetime  15 yrs - still active

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 Oct 8, 2011  68° W drifting


Mission details:

Mission details:


Ref.: #7(JR648), #94, #226, #228 - update: 08.02.12