Satellite Badr 5A (Arabsat 5A) of Arab Satellite Communications Org. (ASCO)

Name of Satellite, Alternate Names Badr 5A (Arabsat 5A)
Country of Operator/Owner Multinational
Operator/Owner Arab Satellite Communications Org. (ASCO)
Users Government
Purpose Communications
Class of Orbit GEO
Type of Orbit
Longitude of GEO (degrees) 30.5
Perigee (km) 35605
Apogee (km) 35623
Eccentricity 0.00021436737804878
Inclination (degrees) 0.03
Period (minutes) 1427.27
Launch Mass (kg.) 4940
Dry Mass (kg.)
Power (watts)
Date of Launch 26-06-2010
Expected Lifetime 15 yrs.
Contractor EADS Astrium
Country of Contractor France/UK/Germany/Spain
Launch Site Guiana Space Center
Launch Vehicle Ariane 5 ECA
COSPAR Number 2010-032B
NORAD Number 36745
Comments 26 C-band, 24 Ku-bandover sub-Saharan Africa, North Africa and the Middle East.


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