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INTELSAT 3 F-5

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1969-064A

Description

Intelsat 3 F-5 was launched by NASA for Communications Satellite Corporation. It was the 4th increment of COMSAT's operational commercial communications satellite system. The 3rd stage malfunctioned and the satellite did not achieve the desired orbit.

Alternate Names

  • PL-693E
  • 04051
  • INTELSAT3F-5

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1969-07-26
Launch Vehicle: Delta
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Mass: 647 kg

Funding Agency

  • International Telecommunications Satellite Corporation (International)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

 

Personnel

NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
Mr. C. P. Smith, Jr.Project ScientistNASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Mr. Martin J. VotawProject ManagerCommunications Satellite Corporation
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