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Superbird B1



Superbird B1 was a Japanese communications satellite launched using the Ariane-44L vehicle from the Kourou Space Center in French Guiana.

Alternate Names

  • 21893
  • SuperbirdB1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1992-02-26
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44L
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 2560 kg

Funding Agency

  • Space Communication Corporation (SCC) (Japan)


  • Communications

Additional Information

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

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