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INTELSAT 5 F-6

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1983-047A

Description

Intelsat 5F F-6 was a COMSAT Corporation commercial communications satellite. It was part of an advanced series of spacecraft used to provide increased telecommunications capacity for Intelsat's global network. It also carried a Maritime Communications Services (MCS) package for INMARSAT.

Alternate Names

  • 14077

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1983-05-19
Launch Vehicle: Atlas-Centaur
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Mass: 1928.0 kg

Funding Agency

  • International Telecommunications Satellite Corporation (United States)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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

 
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