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Skynet 4E



SKYNET 4E is a British geosynchronous military spacecraft launched by an Ariane 44L rocket from Kourou at 22:44 UT. The parking longitude of the 1.5 ton spacecraft is not available.

Alternate Names

  • 25639
  • Skynet4E

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1999-02-26
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44L
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 1500 kg

Funding Agency

  • Ministry of Defence, UK (United Kingdom)


  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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

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