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Intelsat 901


Also called IS-901, S2405

General


Designation 26824 / 01024A
Launch date 9 Jun 2001
Country of origin International
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit see below
Launch vehicle Ariane V141

Contract for the construction of the 2 first satellites is worth $600 million, launch cost: $109 million.
On track to reach 20 years lifetime.

Location


Begin End Position
L: 9 Jun 2001   67.5°W
Sep 2001 Oct 2001 53°W
Nov 2001 Mar 2018 18°W
Apr 2018   29.5°W, inclined


External resources


sat-index articles


Technical data


Lyngsat transponder loading

Specifications
C-band
Ku-band
Transponder frequency plan

EIRP coverage at 18°W (dBW)


C-band
Ku-band Spot 1
Ku-band Spot 2


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