Satellite AMC-18 (Americom 18) of SES (Société Européenne des Satellites (SES))

Name of Satellite, Alternate Names AMC-18 (Americom 18)
Country of Operator/Owner USA
Operator/Owner SES (Société Européenne des Satellites (SES))
Users Commercial
Purpose Communications
Class of Orbit GEO
Type of Orbit
Longitude of GEO (degrees) -104.97
Perigee (km) 35773
Apogee (km) 35800
Eccentricity 0.000320235313652699
Inclination (degrees) 0.06
Period (minutes) 1436.1
Launch Mass (kg.) 2081
Dry Mass (kg.) 918
Power (watts)
Date of Launch 08-12-2006
Expected Lifetime 15 yrs.
Contractor Lockheed Martin Missiles and Space
Country of Contractor USA
Launch Site Guiana Space Center
Launch Vehicle Ariane 5
COSPAR Number 2006-054B
NORAD Number 29644
Comments All c-band transponders for North American coverage.


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