Yahsat-1A

United Arab Emirates

Spacecraft n:

UAE spacecraft n: 5


Launch data:

Designation 37393 / 11016B
Launch date 22 April 2011 - 21:37 UT
Launch site Ko, ELA-3
Launch vehicle  Ariane-5ECA
Mission Military/Commercial: Communication
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35743 x 35823 km
Eccentricity 9.49E-04
Inclination 0.04 deg
Period 1435.92 min



Spacecraft data:

Prime manufactor Astrium/Thales Alenia Space (France)
Platform Eurostar 3000
Operator Al Yah Satellite Communications Co. of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Mass at launch  5953 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment 
Solar array 
Stabilization  
Propulsion 
DC power  
Design lifetime  15 yrs - still active

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 Sept 2011  52.5° E 

Mission details:


Ref.: #7(JR640), #84a, #226 - update: 16.10.11