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COMSTAR 3

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1978-068A

Description

COMSTAR 1-D3 was one of the COMSTAR project spacecraft. The project was designed to place domestic communications repeater satellites in orbit for domestic use.

Alternate Names

  • COMSAT Domest Com Sat-D3
  • COMSTAR-F3
  • COMSTAR-C
  • 10975
  • COMSTAR 1-D3
  • COMSTAR3

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1978-06-29
Launch Vehicle: Atlas-Centaur
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Mass: 1520 kg

Funding Agency

  • Communications Satellite Corporation (United States)

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. Henry O. SloneProject ManagerNASA Lewis Research Center
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