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ASIASAT 1

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ASIASAT 1 is classified as:


NORAD ID: 20558
Int'l Code: 1990-030A
Perigee: 36,064.8 km
Apogee: 36,104.5 km
Inclination: 14.2 °
Period: 1,451.0 minutes
Semi major axis: 42455 km
RCS: 22.5892 m2 (large)
Launch date: April 7, 1990
Source: Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company (ASIASAT) (AC)
Launch site: Xichang Space Center, China (XSC)

This spacecraft was originally deployed from the Shuttle flight STS-41B in February, 1984, as Westar 6. That spacecraft became stranded in the wrong orbit and was recovered by Shuttle flight STS-51A in November, 1984. The retrieved satellite was bought by the AsiaSat consortium, whose members are: Cable & Wireless; Hutchinson Whampoa; China International Trust and Investment Corporation (CITIC, which is a subsidiary of the Bank of China).
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 20558U 90030A   18228.06778767 -.00000007  00000-0  00000+0 0  9998
2 20558  14.2344  22.1353 0004676 273.3914  86.6197  0.99243018103296
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC