Satellite COMSATBw-1 (COmmunications SATellite für BundesWehr) of Armed Forces

Name of Satellite, Alternate Names COMSATBw-1 (COmmunications SATellite für BundesWehr)
Country of Operator/Owner Germany
Operator/Owner Armed Forces
Users Military
Purpose Communications
Class of Orbit GEO
Type of Orbit
Longitude of GEO (degrees) 63
Perigee (km) 35773
Apogee (km) 35799
Eccentricity 0.000308378404023152
Inclination (degrees) 0.05
Period (minutes) 1436.1
Launch Mass (kg.) 2440
Dry Mass (kg.)
Power (watts) 3500
Date of Launch 01-10-2009
Expected Lifetime 15 yrs.
Contractor Thales Alenia Space
Country of Contractor France/Italy
Launch Site Guiana Space Center
Launch Vehicle Ariane 5
COSPAR Number 2009-054B
NORAD Number 35943
Comments German´s first military communications satellite.


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