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Telkom 1



TELKOM 1 was an Indonesian geosynchronous communications spacecraft launched by an Ariane 44P rocket from Kourou at 22:52 UT. The 1.7 ton, 4 kW spacecraft carried 24 C-band and 12 extended C-band transponders to provide voice and video communications to Indonesia and other regional countries after parking over 108 deg-E longitude.

Alternate Names

  • 25880
  • Telkom1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1999-08-12
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44P
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Indonesia)


  • Communications

Additional Information

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

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