Sicral 2

Italy, France

Spacecraft nº:

Italian spacecraft nº: 36

Also calles: Syracuse 3C

Launch data:

Designation 40614 / 15022B
Launch date 26 Apr 2015 - 20:00 UT
Launch site Ko, ELA-3
Launch vehicle  Ariane-5ECA
Mission Military communication
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35780? x 35800? km
Inclination 0.0? °
Period  min
Sicral 2

Launched together with: Thor 7

Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer Thales Alenia Space
Platform Thales/Telespazio Spacebus-4000B2
Operator Italian Ministry of Defense; French Defence Procurement Agency (DGA)
Mass at launch  ~3000 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment UHF- and SHF-frequency payloads
Solar array 2 deployable solar arrays
DC power  
Design lifetime  15 yrs


Mission details:

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