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Jcsat 1


Designation 19874 / 89020A
Launch date 6 Mar 1989
Country of origin Japan
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit see below
Launch vehicle Ariane V29

Due to a leak in the fuel tank, the satellite will reach end of life in mid-1997


Begin End Position
L: 6 Mar 1989 Jul 1997 150°E
Sep 1997 Oct 1997 148°E
Feb 1998 Jul 1998 111°E

End of life

Out of service Jul 1998
Cause deorbited

External resources

sat-index articles

Technical data

EIRP coverage (dBW)

Transponder frequency chart

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