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PANAMSAT 2

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1994-040A

Description

PANAMSAT 2 (also known as PAS 2) was a US geostationary communications spacecraft launched from the Kourou Space Center in French Guiana by an Ariane 44L rocket. On board were 16 C-band and 16 Ku-band transponders to serve the Asian Pacific region.

Alternate Names

  • 23175
  • PAS 2
  • Pan American Satellite 2
  • Intelsat 2
  • IS-2
  • PANAMSAT2

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1994-07-08
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44L
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 2290 kg

Funding Agencies

  • Pan American Satellite (United States)
  • International Telecommunications Satellite Corporation (International)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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

 
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