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Telesat-I

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1985-028B

Description

Telesat-I was a Canadian communications satellite deployed by the STS 51-D shuttle mission. It subsequently changed hands between various South American telecommunications concerns and Telesat.

Alternate Names

  • Anik C1
  • Telesat 9
  • 15642
  • Nahuel I1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1985-04-13
Launch Vehicle: Shuttle
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Mass: 1238 kg

Funding Agencies

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

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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