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Belintersat-1 on a 2016 stamp of Belarus
Mission typeTelecommunicational services
COSPAR ID2016-001A[1]
SATCAT no.41238Edit this on Wikidata
Mission duration15 years (planned)
Spacecraft properties
Launch mass5,223 kilograms (11,515 lb)
Dry mass2,086 kilograms (4,599 lb)
Power10,150 watts
Start of mission
Launch date15 January 2016
RocketLong March CZ-3B/E
Launch siteXichang Satellite Launch Center
ContractorChina Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
Orbital parameters
Reference systemGeocentric
Longitude51.5° E

Belintersat-1 is a deployed geostationary telecommunications satellite, manufactured by the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) and Thales Alenia Space for the Belarusian government's company Belintersat.

It provides a wide range of telecommunicational services, including satellite TV and radio broadcasting and broadband internet access.[2] It lifted off on a Chinese Long March CZ-3B/E rocket from Xichang Satellite Launch Center (XSLC) on January 15, 2016, 16:57 GMT.[3]

See also


  1. ^ NASA - NSSDCA - Spacecraft - Details. (2016-08-23). Retrieved on 2016-11-16.
  2. ^ "History". Archived from the original on 2016-01-10. Retrieved 2016-01-15.
  3. ^ "China opens 2016 campaign with Long March 3B launch of Belintersat-1 |". Retrieved 2016-01-15.

External links

  • BELINTELSAT 1 Real time tracking