Superbird 8 / DSN 1

Japan

Int. spacecraft nº:

Japanese spacecraft nº: 246

Also called: Kirameki-1 / Superbird B3

Launch data:

Designation 43271 / 18033A
Launch date 05 Apr 2018 - 21:34 UT
Launch site Ko, ELA-3
Launch vehicle  Ariane-5ECA (VA242)
Mission Communication
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35781 x 35793 km
Eccentricity 
Inclination 0.0°
Period 1436.1 min

Launched together with: HYLAS 4

Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer Mitsubishi Electric
Platform 
Operator Sky Perfect JSAT
Mass at launch   kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment Kirameki-1/DSN-1 military X-band communications payload.
Solar array 
Stabilization  
Propulsion 
DC power  
Design lifetime  

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 Apr 2018  158° E 

Mission details:

External links:


Astrophilately covers:

Ariane-5 (VA242)

Launch cancel Kourou

Ariane-5 (VA242)

Headquarter cancel Paris

Credit covers: J.VdDr.

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