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ASIASAT 1

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ASIASAT 1 is classified as:


NORAD ID: 20558
Int'l Code: 1990-030A
Perigee: 36,049.5 km
Apogee: 36,117.5 km
Inclination: 14.3 °
Period: 1,450.9 minutes
Semi major axis: 42454 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   19021.38458677 -.00000246 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9996
2 20558 014.3216 020.6388 0008014 292.8088 112.0802 00.99246981104867
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC