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Intelsat 804



Intelsat 804 is a geosynchronous communications spacecraft of that consortium and was launched by an Ariane 4 rocket from Kourou at 00:17 UT. The 1,600 kg satellite carries six transponders in Ku-band and 38 in C-band to provide voice, data, and video communications after parking at E-64 deg over the Indian Ocean.

Alternate Names

  • 25110
  • Intelsat804

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1997-12-22
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 4
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 1600 kg

Funding Agency

  • International Telecommunications Satellite Corporation (International)


  • Communications

Additional Information

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

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