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Ariane-42L H10-3

Ariane-42L H10-3 (Galaxy 4R)

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Version Strap-On Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3
Ariane-42L H10-3 2 × PAL / Viking-6 L220 / 4 × Viking-5 L33 / Viking-4 H10-3 / HM-7B
Performance (kg) LEO LPEO SSO GTO GEO MolO IP
Ariane-42L H10-3 7000 3480 -

Technical data:
  
Manufacturer: Arianespace
Length: m
Diameter (max): m
Weight (full load): t
Weight (dry): t
Weight (propellants): t
Total Impulse: MNs

Liquid Strap On: PAL
 
Number: 2
Manufacturer: DASA → Astrium
Length: 18.60 m
Diameter (max): 2.22m
Weight (full load): 41.550 t
Weight (dry): 4.550 t
Weight (propellants): 37.000 t
Engine(s): Viking-6
Fuel: N2O4 / UH25
Total Thrust (vac): 753 kN
Burn Time: 142 s
Total Impulse: MNs

Stage 1: L-220
 
Manufacturer: Aerospatiale
Length: 28.38 m
Diameter (max): 3.80 m
Weight (full load): 218.615 t
Weight (dry): 17.515 t
Weight (propellants): 201.000 t
Engine(s): 4 × Viking-5
Fuel: N2O4 / UH25
Total Thrust (SL): 2718 kN
Burn Time: 181 s
Total Impulse: MNs

Stage 2: L-33
 
Manufacturer: DASA → Astrium
Length: 11.61 m
Diameter (max): 2.60 m
Weight (full load): 38.000
Weight (dry): 3.400 t
Weight (propellants): 34.600 t
Engine(s): Viking-4
Fuel: N2O4 / UH25
Total Thrust (vac): 798 kN
Burn Time: 125 s
Total Impulse: MNs

Stage 3: H-10-3
 
Manufacturer: Aerospaciale
Length: 11.05 m
Diameter (max): 2.60 m
Weight (full load): 13.100 t
Weight (dry): 1.240 t
Weight (propellants): 11.860 t
Engine(s): HM-7B
Fuel:   LH2 / LOX
Total Thrust (vac): 64.8 kN
Burn Time: 780 s
Total Impulse: MNs

Fairing(s):
  
Type: Short
Manufacturer: Contraves
Diameter 4.00 m
Length: 8.62 m
Type: Medium
Manufacturer: Contraves
Diameter 4.00 m
Length: 9.62 m
Type: Long
Manufacturer: Contraves
Diameter 4.00 m
Length: 11.12 m
Type: Mini-Spelda
Manufacturer: BAe
Diameter 4.00 m
Length: 1.78 m
Type: Short Spelda
Manufacturer: BAe
Diameter 4.00 m
Length: 2.78 m
Type: Long Spelda
Manufacturer: BAe
Diameter 4.00 m
Length: 3.78 m
No.   TNo.   Type                Serial  Date          LS          Payload

 76     1    Ariane-42L H10-3    V-76    03.08.1995    Ko ELA-2    PAS 4
 78     2    Ariane-42L H10-3    V-78    24.09.1995    Ko ELA-2    Telstar 402R
 79     3    Ariane-42L H10-3    V-79    19.10.1995    Ko ELA-2    Astra 1E
 99     4    Ariane-42L H10-3    V-100   23.09.1997    Ko ELA-2    Intelsat 803
102     5    Ariane-42L H10-3    V-104   22.12.1997    Ko ELA-2    Intelsat 804
111     6    Ariane-42L H10-3    V-114   06.12.1998    Ko ELA-2    SATMEX 5
112     7    Ariane-42L H10-3    V-115   22.12.1998    Ko ELA-2    PAS 6B
122     8    Ariane-42L H10-3    V-126   25.01.2000    Ko ELA-2    Galaxy 10R
124     9    Ariane-42L H10-3    V-129   19.04.2000    Ko ELA-2    Galaxy 4R
127    10    Ariane-42L H10-3    V-133   06.10.2000    Ko ELA-2    NSat 110 (JCSat 110, Superbird 5)
136    11    Ariane-42L H10-3    V-147   23.01.2002    Ko ELA-2    Insat 3C


F	Failure
P	Partial failure


Launch sites:

Ko  = Centre Spatial Guyanais (CSG), Kourou, French Guiana French Guiana