About Yamal 402
Yamal-402 is a Russian geostationary communications satellite. It was launched on 8 December 2012, 13:13:43 UTC from Site 200/39 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. It was built by Thales Alenia Space, and is based on the Spacebus 4000C3 satellite bus. It is equipped with 46 J band (IEEE Ku band) transponders. It has a design life of 15 years, but reducing to 11 years expected after launch partial failure.
Technical paramaters and biss key.
Yamal 202 @ 49° East
3743 L 34075
Biss:54 70 91 55 19 86 49 E8
Biss: 84 15 09 A2 37 31 46 AE
|Operator||Gazprom Space Systems|
|Mission duration||15 years (planned)
11 years (expected after launch failure)
|Manufacturer||Thales Alenia Space|
|Launch mass||5,250 kilograms (11,570 lb)|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||8 December 2012, 13:13:43 UTC|
|Launch site||Baikonur 200/39|
|Band||46 J band (IEEE Ku band)|