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Insat 2B


Designation 22724 / 93048B
Launch date 22 Jul 1993
Country of origin India
Mission Telecommunications and meteorology
Geostationary orbit 93.5°E
Launch vehicle Ariane V58

End of life

Out of service 7 Nov 2000
Cause The satellite first lost its attitude on 3 Nov 2000, did it again a few days later. As it might happen again anywhen, it was decommissioned.
Will be properly deorbited later, after Insat 3C is operational.

External resources

sat-index articles

Technical data

C-band EIRP coverage (dBW)


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