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AUSSAT B1

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1992-054A

Description

AUSSAT B-1 (also known as OPTUS B-1) was an Australian communications spacecraft launched from Xichang site by a Long March 2-E rocket. It was placed in a geostationary orbit at 160 deg E.

Alternate Names

  • OPTUS B1
  • 22087
  • AUSSATB1
  • 1992-054A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1992-08-13
Launch Vehicle: Long March 2E
Launch Site: Xichang, Peoples Republic of China
Mass: 1600 kg

Funding Agency

  • AUSSAT Proprietary Ltd. Australia

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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

 

Personnel

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