Hotbird 8

Multinational


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Launch data:

Designation 29270 / 06032A
Launch date 04 Aug 2006 - 21:48 UT
Launch site B, LC-200/39
Launch vehicle  Proton-M / Briz-M
Mission Commercial: Communications
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35759 x 35812 km
Eccentricity 6,29E-04
Inclination 0.02°
Period 1436.06 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  EADS Space
Operator EUTELSAT
Platform  
Mass at launch  4900 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Solar array  
Stabilization  
DC power  14000 W
Design lifetime  15 yrs - still active

Location:

Begin datePositionRemarks
 Nov 2010 13.08° E 

Mission details:


Ref.: #7, #78a, #226, #238 - update: 05.03.11