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Skynet 5A



General


Designation 30794 / 07007A
Launch date 11 Mar 2007
Country of origin United Kingdom
Mission Military: telecommunications
Geostationary orbit see below
Launch vehicle Ariane V175

Was declared operational in May 2007.

Location


Begin End Position
L: 11 Mar 2007 Feb 2010 1°W
Mar 2010 Jun 2015 6°E
Sep 2015   95°E (to serve Australian and New Zealand armies)


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Technical data


Specifications
UHF-band
X-band

Possible telemetry at 2227.5 & 2252.5 MHz

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