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INSAT 2C

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1995-067B

Description

INSAT 2C was an Indian geostationary communications spacecraft launched by an Ariane rocket from the Kourou Space Center in French Guiana. The 2,050 kg, 1,620 watt spacecraft will be co-located at 93.5 deg E longitude alongside INSAT 2B, providing television coverage to all countries from central Europe to Southeast Asia through its 24 transponders.

Alternate Names

  • Indian National Satellite 2C
  • 23731
  • INSAT2C

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1995-12-06
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44L
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 2050 kg

Funding Agency

  • Indian Space Research Organization (India)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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

 
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