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INTELSAT 3 F-5

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1969-064A

Description

Intelsat 3 F-5 was launched by NASA for Communications Satellite Corporation. It was the 4th increment of COMSAT's operational commercial communications satellite system. The 3rd stage malfunctioned and the satellite did not achieve the desired orbit.

Alternate Names

  • 04051

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1969-07-26
Launch Vehicle: Delta
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Mass: 647.0 kg

Funding Agency

  • International Telecommunications Satellite Corporation (International)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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

 

Personnel

NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
Mr. C. P. Smith, Jr.Project ScientistNASA Goddard Space Flight Center 
Mr. Martin J. VotawProject ManagerCommunications Satellite Corporation 
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