Satellite Satmex 4 (Solidaridad 2) of Satellites Mexicanos S.A. de C.V. (SatMex; Loral Global Alliance)

Name of Satellite, Alternate Names Satmex 4 (Solidaridad 2)
Country of Operator/Owner Mexico
Operator/Owner Satellites Mexicanos S.A. de C.V. (SatMex; Loral Global Alliance)
Users Commercial
Purpose Communications
Class of Orbit GEO
Type of Orbit
Longitude of GEO (degrees) -114.9
Perigee (km) 35777
Apogee (km) 35794
Eccentricity 0.000201634424926759
Inclination (degrees) 0.74
Period (minutes) 1436.08
Launch Mass (kg.) 2276
Dry Mass (kg.) 1641
Power (watts) 3300
Date of Launch 08-10-1994
Expected Lifetime 14 yrs.
Contractor Hughes Space and Communications Company
Country of Contractor USA
Launch Site Guiana Space Center
Launch Vehicle Ariane 44L
COSPAR Number 1994-065A
NORAD Number 23313
Comments 18 C-band, 16 Ku-band; coverage of national territory with television, radio and telephony signals; launched by Mexican Secretaria de Comunicaciones y Transportes, later privatized and taken over by Satlelites Mexicanos S.A. de C.V.


Te puede interesar