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Safir satellite
SAFIR-2
SAFIR-2
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German civilian store-dump communications satellite. Relay satellite built by OHB System of Bremen.

AKA: Safir. Status: Operational 1998. First Launch: 1998-07-10. Last Launch: 1998-07-10. Number: 1 . Gross mass: 60 kg (132 lb).

Family: Civilian comsat store-dump, Communications, Sun synchronous orbit. Country: Germany. Launch Vehicles: Zenit-2. Launch Sites: Baikonur, Baikonur LC45/1. Agency: DLR, Bremen. Bibliography: 2.



1998 July 10 - . 06:30 GMT - . Launch Site: Baikonur. Launch Complex: Baikonur LC45/1. LV Family: Zenit. Launch Vehicle: Zenit-2.
  • SAFIR-2 - . Mass: 60 kg (132 lb). Nation: Germany. Agency: DLR. Manufacturer: Bremen. Class: Communications. Type: Civilian store-dump communications satellite. Spacecraft Bus: Safir satellite. Spacecraft: Safir satellite. USAF Sat Cat: 25399 . COSPAR: 1998-043F. Apogee: 819 km (508 mi). Perigee: 815 km (506 mi). Inclination: 98.8000 deg. Period: 101.20 min. Relay satellite built by OHB System of Bremen..


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