Intelsat 6's specifications

Prime contractor Hughes
Platform HS-389 (Intelsat 6)
Mass at launch ~4300 kg
Mass in orbit 2560 kg
Dry mass 1910 kg
Payload mass 660 kg: transponders: 332 kg, antennas: 330 kg
Diameter 3.63 m
Height 5.3 m (11.84 m deployed)
DC power BOL: 2600 W
EOL: equinox: 2204 W, solstice: 2083 W
Payload power ~1600 W
Stabilization Spin stabilized
Design lifetime 10 years
Phone circuits 24000 (120000 with DCME)
Reserved TV channels

2 telemetry and remote control antennas.

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