VINASAT 2

Vietnam

Spacecraft nr:

Vietnamese spacecraft nr: 2


Launch data:

Designation 38332 / 12023B
Launch date 15 May 2012 - 22:13 UT
Launch site Ko, ELA-3
Launch vehicle  Ariane-5ECA (VA206)
Mission Government: Communication
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35742 x 35776 km
Eccentricity 4, 4E-04
Inclination 0.08 deg
Period 1434.7 min

Launched together with JCSat 13

Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer Lockheed Martin
Platform A2100A
Operator Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) of Vietnam
Mass at launch  2969 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment 24 Ku-band transponders
Solar array 2 deployable solar arrays
Stabilization  
Propulsion IHI BT-4
DC power  
Design lifetime  15 yrs

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 July 2012  131.8° E 


VINASAT-2 is moved into a large mobile container for its transfer from the Spaceport’s S1B clean room to the S5 facility. - Credit: Arianespace




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Ref.: #6n, #7(JR659), #27, #226, #228 - update: 04.06.12 Home