BackForward Satellite: INSAT-3B 

Satellite details
Acronym INSAT-3B
Full name Indian National Satellite - 3B
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 1st flight unit of the INSAT-3 series.
  • Mission: telecommunication - No meteo
Mass at launch 2070 kg Dry mass 970 kg
Power 1700 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • N/A (no meteo)
Orbit Geostationary orbit Altitude 35786 km
Longitude 83° E


Space agency IMDISRO
Status Inactive
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 22 Mar 2000 EOL 02 Nov 2010
Last update: 2017-01-20
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