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Aerospatiale → Alcatel Space → Alcatel Alenia Space: Spacebus-3000 A-Class

Thaicom 5 [Alcatel]

Satellite Ordered Date Launcher Weight (kg) Remarks
Launch BOL
Spacebus-3000A
Arabsat 2A 1993 10.07.1996 Ariane-44L H10-3 2500
Arabsat 2B 1993 13.11.1996 Ariane-44L H10-3 2500
Sinosat 1 (Xinnuo 1, Intelsat-APR 1) → ZX 5B (ChinaSat 5B) → PSN 5 1995 18.07.1998 CZ-3B 2820
Thaicom 3 1995 16.04.1997 Ariane-44LP H10-3 2650
Thaicom 5 (ex Agrani 2 ex Thaicom 4) 27.05.2006 Ariane-5ECA 2766

Following failures of Spacebus-3000A models have occured:

  • Thaicom 3: 2003 - solar array drive problems - partial loss
Further Aerospatiale / Alcatel / Thales Alenia and Alenia Spazio / Thales Alenia
 
Aerospatiale → Alcatel → Thales Alenia Alenia Spazio → Thales Alenia