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Intelsat 503


Designation 12994 / 81119A
Launch date 15 Dec 1981
Country of origin International
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary see below
Launch vehicle Atlas Centaur
Launch site Cape Canaveral


Begin End Position
L: 15 Dec 1981    
May 1989   went inclined
1 Jan 1991 late 1991 174°E, inclined
Oct 1992 Aug 1995 177°W, inclined
Aug 1995 mid-Dec 1995 drifting West
mid-Dec 1995 Jan 1998 157°E, inclined

End of life

Out of service mid Jan 1998
Cause deorbited

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