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Anik C2

Also called Telesat 7, Nahuel C2


Designation 14133 / 83059B
Launch date 18 Jun 1983
Country of origin Canada
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit see below
Launch vehicle STS 07

Was sold to Paracomsat an Argentine operator (when? in 1994?). Telesat obtained a 10% interest in Paracomsat and is to maintain the satellite in orbit until end-1996


Begin End Position
L: 18 Jun 1983   114.5°W?
  Apr 1993 109.1°W
Jun 1993 mid-June 1997 75.8°W, inclined
mid-Aug 1997 Dec 1997 114.9°W, inclined

Inclined since Aug 1993

End of life

Out of service Jan 1998
Cause deorbited

External resources

sat-index articles

Technical data

Ku-band transponder frequency chart

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