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Galaxy 9


Designation 23877 / 96033A
Launch date 24 May 1996
Country of origin United States
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit see below
Launch vehicle Delta 2 #236
Mass at launch 1397 kg

43rd HS-376 launched
satellite worth $150 million


Begin End Position
L: 24 May 1996 Mar 2000 123°W
Mar 2000 Oct 2003 127°W
Oct 2003 Jan 2004 127.1°W
May 2004 Jul 2006 90.9°W
Sep 2006 Aug 2007 74.15°W
Sep 2007 Oct 2008 81°W
Oct 2008 Jun 2010 81°W, inclined

End of life

Out of service Jun 2010
Cause moved to the junk orbit

sat-index articles

Technical data

Lyngsat transponder loading

C-band transponder frequency chart

EIRP coverage at 127°W (dBW)

C-band Horizontal
C-band Vertical
C-band Alaska extended

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