SES 3

USA

Spacecraft n:

US spacecraft n:

ex AMC ground spare

Launch data:

Designation 37748 / 11035A
Launch date 15 Jul 2011 - 23:16 UT
Launch site Baik, LC-200/39
Launch vehicle  Proton-M/Briz-M
Mission Commercial: Communications
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35850 x 35852 km
Eccentricity 2.37E-05
Inclination 0.05 deg
Period 1439.41 min



Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  Orbital Sciences Corporation (OSC)
Platform  Star-2.4 Bus
Operator SES World Skies (Princeton, NJU)
and SES Ebgineering (Luxembourg)
Mass at launch  3112 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment 24 C-band; 24 Ku-band, CONUS communication payload
Solar array 
Stabilization  
Propulsion 
DC power  
Design lifetime  15 yrs - still active

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 Sept 2011  103° W 


Mission details:


Ref.: #7(JR644), #84a, #226 - update: 18.10.11