SES-5 (Astra 4B)

Sweden

Spacecraft nr:

Sweden spacecraft nr: 13

Formely named Sirius 5

Launch data:

Designation 38652 / 12036A
Launch date 09 July 2012 - 18:38 UT
Launch site Baik, LC-81/24
Launch vehicle  Proton-M / Briz-M
Mission Commercial: Communication
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35783 x 35791 km
Eccentricity 9,49E-05
Inclination 0.13 deg
Period 1436.1 min

Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer Space Systems Loral (SSL)
Platform LS-1300
Operator SES Sirius AB / SES WorldSkies
Mass at launch  6008 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment 24 C-band transponders, 36 Ku-band transponders
  L-band EGNOS navigation system
Solar array 2 deployable solar arrays
Stabilization  
Propulsion R-4D, 4 SPT-100 plasma thrusters
DC power  
Design lifetime  15 yrs

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 July 2012  5° E 



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