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Palapa B-2P



Palapa B-2P, an Indonesian communications satellite, was launched by the U.S. from the Eastern Space amd Missile Center. Once in orbit, the satellite provided 24-transponder C-band (6/4 GHz) communications to Indonesia and nearby Asian countries.

Alternate Names

  • Agila 1
  • 17706
  • PalapaB-2P

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1987-03-20
Launch Vehicle: Delta 3920
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Mass: 652 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Philippines)


  • Communications

Additional Information

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

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