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ASIASAT 1

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ASIASAT 1 is classified as:


NORAD ID: 20558
Int'l Code: 1990-030A
Perigee: 36,074.4 km
Apogee: 36,096.1 km
Inclination: 14.7 °
Period: 1,451.0 minutes
Semi major axis: 42456 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   23034.87618751 -.00000137  00000-0  00000-0 0  9999
2 20558  14.7475   8.2461 0002553  12.7051 169.9277  0.99240910 34015
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC