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Eutelsat 1F1

Also called ECS 1


Designation 14128 / 83058A
Launch date 16 Jun 1983
Country of origin Europe
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit see below
Launch vehicle Ariane L06


Begin End Position
L: 16 Jun 1983 Oct 1983 10°E
12 Oct 1983 Oct 1988 13°E
Oct 1988 Nov 1991 16°E, inclined (Sep 1989)
Dec 1991 Feb 1992 17.5°E, inclined
late-1992 Jul 1993 25.5°E, inclined
Sep 1993 Feb 1996 48°E, inclined
Mar 1996 Nov 1996 36°E, inclined

End of life

Out of service Dec 1996

Technical data

Transponder frequency chart

Beacon: 11.451091 GHz

This satellite was not as efficient as other Eutelsat 1 series. It could only use 6 transponders during an eclipse.

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