SBIRS-GEO 2

USA

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SBIRS-GEO = Space-Based Infrared System,Geosynchronous - Also called: USA 241

Launch data:

Designation 39120 / 13011A
Launch date 19 March 2013 - 21:21 UT
Launch site CC, SLC-41
Launch vehicle  Atlas-5/401 (AV-037)
Mission Early warning
Geostationary orbit on Mar 30:
Perigee / Apogee 35712 x 35760 km
Eccentricity 
Inclination 5.65 deg
Period 1433.50 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer Lockheed Martin
Platform A2100M
Operator USAF
Mass at launch  4833 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment 2 SBIRS sensors (scanning and staring)
Solar array 2 deployable solar arrays
Stabilization  
Propulsion LEROS-1C
DC power  
Design lifetime  

Photo Credit: United Launch Alliance




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