×Info! EspaceLollini.com site needs that a cookie named cookie_espacelollini stay in your browser in order to store preferences : languages, currency, searches, shopping cart content. In case you reject cookies, your experience will be reduced.
Here are details about a : Space commemorative cover or Space Cover.
Cosmodrom : China
Date of Cancellation: July 3, 1996 Kind of Event : Tracking Launch pad : CHINE Xi-chang
habité?/manned?: robot Mission type : Telecommunications
ou?/where?: au sol - ground
autographe?: non - none
Description : APSTAR I has an operational life of 9 years. The APSTAR IA contract calls for 10 years of service.
APT contracted for both satellites to be launched aboard the Chinese CZ-3. Hughes provided APT with support services for the missions. The company also trained APT’s satellite controllers and built a satellite control facility in the Tai Po region of Hong Kong. The center is similar to 22 other facilities built by Hughes for customers around the world.