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Express 1


Designation 23319 / 94067A
Launch date 13 Oct 1994 at 16:19 UT
Country of origin CIS
Operator Intersputnik
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit Express-02, 14°W
Launch vehicle Proton #227

Test carried out in 71°E slot. Went inclined in 3Q 2000.

End of life

Out of service 12 Jun 2001
Cause The satellite experienced earth-orbital orientation problems around 12 june 2001 and was desactivated. Customers were offered to move to Express A3 at 11°W and Gorizont 26 was rushed to 14°W.

External resources

sat-index articles

Technical data

Antenna specifications
Transponder/Antenna connections
Transponder Frequency Chart

EIRP coverage (dBW)

C-band, quasi-global (A3 & A5)
C-band, hemispheric (A4)
C-band, spot (A2)
Ku-band, spot (A9)

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