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N-Star-B

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1996-007A

Description

N-Star-B as a Japanese geosynchronous spacecraft launched by an Ariane rocket from the Kourou Space Center in French Guiana. The 3,400 kg spacecraft is expected to provide voice and TV broadcasts to Japan and neighboring regions.

Alternate Names

  • 23781

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1996-02-05
Launch Vehicle: Ariane
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 3400 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Japan)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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

 
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