|Mission duration||13 years|
|Launch mass||4,725.0 kilograms (10,416.8 lb)|
|Dry mass||1,972.0 kilograms (4,347.5 lb)|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||30 August 2001, 06:46UTC|
|Rocket||Ariane 44L H10-3|
|Launch site||Kourou ELA-2|
Intelsat 902 (IS-902) was the second of 9 new Intelsat satellites launched in August 2001 at 62°E. It will provide telecommunications and television broadcast to Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa, Central Asia, the Far East and Australia through its 44 C band and 12 Ku band transponders.