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Brasilsat A2

Also called SBTS A2


Designation 16650 / 86026B
Launch date 28 Mar 1986
Country of origin Brasil
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit see below
Launch vehicle Ariane V17


Begin End Position
L: 28 Mar 1986   70°W
late-1994 Jun 1995 65°W
Aug 1995 Jan 2001 92°W
Mar 2001 Feb 2004 63°W (to serve the US)

End of life

Out of service Feb 2004
Cause Moved to the junk orbit

External resources

sat-index articles

Technical data

Transponder Frequency Chart

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