WGS F5 (USA 243)

USA

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Launch data:

Designation 39168 / 13024A
Launch date 25 May 2013 - 00:27 UT
Launch site CC, SLC-37B
Launch vehicle  Delta-4M+(5,4) (D362)
Mission Communication
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee  km
Eccentricity 
Inclination  deg
Period  min


Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer Boeing Company
Platform BSS-702
Operator USAF
Mass at launch  5987 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment Cross-band (X-band, Global Broadcast, 2-way Ka-band) payload
Solar array 2 deployable solar arrays
Stabilization  
Propulsion R-4D, 4 XIPS-25 Ion engines
DC power  
Design lifetime  14 yrs

A WGS satellite in the factory. Credit: Boeing




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