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Aurora 2

Also called Satcom C5


Designation 21392 / 91037A
Launch date 29 May 1991
Country of origin United States
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit 139°W
Launch vehicle Delta 2 #205
Mass at launch 1338 kg

End of life

Out of service Mar 2001
Cause Deorbited

External resources

sat-index articles

Technical data

EIRP coverage (dBW)
C-band transponder frequency chart


Main transponders 24
Backup transponders
Power 11 W (SSPA)
Bandwidth 36 MHz
Coverage Odd transponders to the United States
Even transponders to Alaska and Canada
EIRP max 34 dBW
Polarization linear

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