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Telesat 6



Telesat 6 was a Canadian communications satellite deployed from the STS 7 Shuttle flight.

Alternate Names

  • Anik-C2
  • 14133
  • Telesat6

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1983-06-18
Launch Vehicle: Shuttle
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Mass: 1238 kg

Funding Agencies

  • Telesat Canada Ltd., Ottawa (Canada)
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration (United States)


  • Communications

Additional Information

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

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