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Ariane-44L H10-3

Ariane-44L H10-3 (Inmarsat-3 F4 & Insat 2D)

Ariane-44L H10-3 (Intelsat 907)

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Version Strap-On Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3
Ariane-44L H10-3 4 × PAL / Viking-6 L220 / 4 × Viking-5 L33 / Viking-4 H10-3 / HM-7B
Performance (kg) LEO LPEO SSO GTO GEO MolO IP
Ariane-44L H10-3 7000 4720 -

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: 4
Manufacturer: DASA → Astrium
Length: 18.60 m
Diameter (max): 2.22m
Weight (full load): 43.550 t
Weight (dry): 4.550 t
Weight (propellants): 39.000 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): 244.615 t
Weight (dry): 17.515 t
Weight (propellants): 227.100 t
Engine(s): 4 × Viking-5
Fuel: N2O4 / UH25
Total Thrust (SL): 2718 kN
Burn Time: 205 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

 81     1    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-81    06.12.1995    Ko ELA-2    Télécom 2C / Insat 2C
 82     2    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-82    13.01.1996    Ko ELA-2    PAS 3R / MEASAT 1
 86     3    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-86    16.05.1996    Ko ELA-2    Palapa C2 / AMOS 1
 88     4    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-89    09.07.1996    Ko ELA-2    Arabsat 2A / Türksat 1C
 89     5    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-90    08.08.1996    Ko ELA-2    Télécom 2D / Italsat 2
 91     6    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-92    13.11.1996    Ko ELA-2    Arabsat 2B / MEASAT 2
 92     7    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-93    30.01.1997    Ko ELA-2    GE 2 / Nahuel 1A
 95     8    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-97    04.06.1997    Ko ELA-2    Inmarsat-3 F4 / Insat 2D
100     9    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-102   12.11.1997    Ko ELA-2    Sirius 2 (GE 1E) / Cakrawarta 1 (Indostar 1)
109    10    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-111   05.10.1998    Ko ELA-2    Eutelsat W2 / Sirius 3
110    11    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-113   28.10.1998    Ko ELA-2    Afristar / GE 5
113    12    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-116   26.02.1999    Ko ELA-2    Arabsat 3A / Skynet 4E
121    13    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-125   22.12.1999    Ko ELA-2    Galaxy 11
129    14    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-136   21.11.2000    Ko ELA-2    Anik F1
131    15    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-139   07.02.2001    Ko ELA-2    SICRAL 1 / Skynet 4F
132    16    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-141   09.06.2001    Ko ELA-2    Intelsat 901
133    17    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-143   30.08.2001    Ko ELA-2    Intelsat 902
137    18    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-148   23.02.2002    Ko ELA-2    Intelsat 904
138    19    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-149   29.03.2002    Ko ELA-2    JCSat 8 / Astra 3A
139    20    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-150   16.04.2002    Ko ELA-2    NSS 7
141    21    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-152   05.06.2002    Ko ELA-2    Intelsat 905
142    22    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-154   06.09.2002    Ko ELA-2    Intelsat 906
143    23    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-156   17.12.2002    Ko ELA-2    NSS 6
144    24    Ariane-44L H10-3    V-159   15.02.2003    Ko ELA-2    Intelsat 907


F	Failure
P	Partial failure


Launch sites:

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