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Brazilsat 1



Brazilsat 1 was a Brazilian domestic communications satellite launched along with Arabsat 1A by an Ariane 3 rocket from the Kourou Space Center in French Guiana.

Alternate Names

  • 15561
  • Brasilsat 1
  • SBTS 1
  • Brazilsat1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1985-02-08
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 3
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 671 kg

Funding Agency

  • Embratel (Brazil)


  • Communications

Additional Information

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

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