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Brazilsat B-1



Brazilsat B-1 was a Brazilian geostationary communications spacecraft launched by an Ariane-44LP rocket from the Kourou Space Center in French Guiana. It carried 16 Ku-band transponders and a military channel in X-band.

Alternate Names

  • 23199
  • Brasilsat B-1
  • BrazilsatB-1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1994-08-11
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44LP
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 1765 kg

Funding Agency

  • Embratel (Brazil)


  • Communications

Additional Information

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

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