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Intelsat 11

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2007-044B

Description

Intelsat 11 (also known as PAS 11) of the Bermuda-based company is a geostationary communications satellite that was launched by an Ariane 5 rocket at 22:02 UT on 5 October 2007. It carries 25 C-band and 18 Ku-band transponders to provide direct-to-home (DTH) voice and video transmissions in Latin America, after parking over 317 deg-E longitude. It will be phased in to eventually replace Intelsat's 6B and 3R satellites.

Alternate Names

  • 32253
  • PAS 11
  • Intelsat11

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2007-10-05
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 5GS
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana

Funding Agency

  • International Telecommunications Satellite Corporation (International)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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

 
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