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TELECOM 2D

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1996-044B

Description

TELECOM 2D was a French geosynchronous satellite launched from the Kourou space center in French Guiana aboard an Ariane 44L rocket. It provided voice and video communications to western Europe.

Alternate Names

  • 24209
  • TELECOM2D
  • 1996-044B

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1996-08-08
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44L
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana

Funding Agency

  • France Telecom France

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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