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COMSATBW 1

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2009-054B

Description

COMSATBW 1, a Germany military communications satellite, was launched on an Ariane 5 rocket on 01 October 2009 at 21:59 UT from Kourou. The satellite is intended for a geostationary orbital position of 63° E longitude and will provide voice and data relay, video and multimedia broadcasting.

Alternate Names

  • 35943
  • COMSATBW1
  • 2009-054B

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2009-10-01
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 5
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana

Funding Agency

  • Unknown Germany

Disciplines

  • Communications
  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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

 

Personnel

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