Satellite Nilesat 201 of Egyptian Radio and TV Union

Name of Satellite, Alternate Names Nilesat 201
Country of Operator/Owner Egypt
Operator/Owner Egyptian Radio and TV Union
Users Government
Purpose Communications
Class of Orbit GEO
Type of Orbit
Longitude of GEO (degrees) -7
Perigee (km) 35795
Apogee (km) 35813
Eccentricity 0.000213401621852326
Inclination (degrees) 0.05
Period (minutes) 1436.23
Launch Mass (kg.) 3200
Dry Mass (kg.) 1700
Power (watts) 3,700 (EOL)
Date of Launch 04-08-2010
Expected Lifetime 15 yrs.
Contractor Thales Alenia Space
Country of Contractor France
Launch Site Guiana Space Center
Launch Vehicle Ariane 5
COSPAR Number 2010-037A
NORAD Number 36830
Comments Direct-to-home, radio, and bradoband internet services to Africa and the Middle East; 24 Ku-band and 4 Ka-band transponders.


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