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astronautix.com Eurostar 1000


Class: Communications. Nation: International. Agency: Inmarsat. Manufacturer: Matra Marconi Space-France, Toulouse.

Mobile communications.


Specification

Total Mass: 1,370 kg.


Eurostar 1000 Chronology


30 October 1990 Inmarsat 2 F1 Program: Inmarsat. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Delta 6925. Mass: 1,385 kg. Perigee: 35,775 km. Apogee: 35,800 km. Inclination: 1.7 deg.

Mobile communications; 64.5 deg E.


08 March 1991 Inmarsat 2 F2 Program: Inmarsat. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Delta 6925. Mass: 1,385 kg. Perigee: 35,780 km. Apogee: 35,793 km. Inclination: 2.2 deg.

Mobile and maritime communications; 15.5 deg W.


16 December 1991 Inmarsat 2 F3 Program: Inmarsat. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44L. Mass: 1,310 kg. Perigee: 35,778 km. Apogee: 35,795 km. Inclination: 1.4 deg.

Global maritime and mobile communications; 178 deg E.


15 April 1992 Inmarsat 2 F4 Program: Inmarsat. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44L. Mass: 1,385 kg. Perigee: 35,771 km. Apogee: 35,801 km. Inclination: 2.4 deg.

Stationed at 55 deg W.



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