Satellite Eutelsat 5 West A (Atlantic Bird 3, Stellat 5) of European Telecommunications Satellite Consortium (EUTELSAT)

Name of Satellite, Alternate Names Eutelsat 5 West A (Atlantic Bird 3, Stellat 5)
Country of Operator/Owner Multinational
Operator/Owner European Telecommunications Satellite Consortium (EUTELSAT)
Users Commercial
Purpose Communications
Class of Orbit GEO
Type of Orbit
Longitude of GEO (degrees) -4.93
Perigee (km) 35769
Apogee (km) 35805
Eccentricity 0.000426975354033731
Inclination (degrees) 0.04
Period (minutes) 1436.08
Launch Mass (kg.) 4050
Dry Mass (kg.) 1805
Power (watts) 11000
Date of Launch 05-07-2002
Expected Lifetime 15 yrs.
Contractor Alcatel Space Industries
Country of Contractor France
Launch Site Guiana Space Center
Launch Vehicle Ariane 5
COSPAR Number 2002-035A
NORAD Number 27460
Comments 45 transponders; Ku and C-band frequencies, Americas, Europe and Africa.


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