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GE 5

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1998-063B

Description

GE 5 is an American geosynchronous communications spacecraft that was launched to provide voice and video communications to North America. It was launched by an Ariane 44L rocket from Kourou at 22:16 UT.

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1998-10-28
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44L
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana

Funding Agency

  • GE American Communications, Inc. (United States)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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

 
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