Skynet 5B

United Kingdom


Spacecraft nº:

UK satellite nº: 38


Launch data:

Designation 32294 / 07056B
Launch date 14 Nov 2007 - 22:06 UT
Launch site Ko, ELA3
Launch vehicle  Ariane 5ECA (V-179)
Mission Comsat
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35770 x 35804 km
Eccentricity 
Inclination 0.06°
Period 1436.1 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  Astrum Eurostar
Platform  E3000
Operator 
Mass at launch   kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Solar array  
Stabilization  
DC power  
Design lifetime  

Location:

BeginPositionRemarks
   
 16-17 Jan 2008 52° E longitude stabilised

Mission details:


Ref.: #7(JR588), #78a, #207, #225 - update: 04.01.08