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Solidaridad 2

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1994-065A

Description

Solidaridad 2 was a Mexican geostationary communications spacecraft launched by an Ariane 4 rocket from the Kourou Space Center in French Guiana. The 1,670 kg, 2,500 watt spacecraft carried 18 transponders in C-band with a total of 35-channel capability in the C-, L-, and Ku-bands. It provided television, telecommunications, data, facsimile, and business network services to the Mexican republic, with sopt beams for the Caribbean, the southern US, and South America.

Alternate Names

  • 23313
  • Solidaridad2
  • 1994-065A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1994-10-08
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 4
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 1670 kg
Nominal Power: 2500 W

Funding Agency

  • Unknown Mexico

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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