Echostar 16

Echostar (USA)

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Launch data:

Designation 39008 / 12065A
Launch date 20 Nov 2012 - 18:31 UT
Launch site Baikonur, LC-39/200
Launch vehicle  Proton-M/Briz-M
Mission Commercial: Communications / Direct Broadcasting
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35776 x 35796 km
Eccentricity 2,37E-04
Inclination 0.05 deg
Period 1436.06 min



Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer Space Systems Loral (SSL)
Platform LS-1300
Operator Dish Network Corporation (Echostar)
Mass at launch  6658 kg
(3130 kg of propellant)
Dry Mass 3228 kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment 32 Ku-band transponders
Solar array 2 deployable solar arrays
Stabilization  
Propulsion 
DC power  20 kW
Design lifetime  15 yrs - Still active

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 01 June 2013  61.5° W 



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