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Skynet 2A


Designation 07096 / 74002A
Launch date 19 Jan 1974
Country of origin United Kingdom
Mission Military: telecommunications
Geostationary orbit n/a
Launch vehicle Thor Delta #100
Launch site Cape Canaveral

End of life

Out of service 25 Jan 1974
Cause Placed on a bad orbit (96 km x 3406 km x 37.6°)

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