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Class: Technology. Type: Communications. Nation: France.

Experimental telecommunications satellite, constructed jointly by France and the Federal Republic of Germany.


Specification

Total Mass: 221 kg.


Symphonie Chronology


18 December 1974 Symphonie 1 Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Delta 2914. Mass: 221 kg. Perigee: 35,808 km. Apogee: 35,808 km. Inclination: 12.5 deg.

Experimental commsat. Jointly registered by the Federal Republic of Germany (A/AC.105/INF.305) and France (A/AC.105/INF.306). Symphonie flying model no. 1, constructed jointly by France and the Federal Republic of Germany. Description: Experimental teleco mmunications satellite. Orbit: geostationary.



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