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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #120 on: 06/07/2018 05:50 am »
Fished out pasive half of fairing 1.0. in 4K video by USLaunchReport.


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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #121 on: 06/12/2018 01:33 pm »
Since yesterday SES-12 obit elements have already recorded start perigee raising with inclination lowering by activating its electric propulsion system.
755/59105km/24.7°
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0 SES-12
1 43488U 18049A   18163.01311196  .00000008  00000-0  00000+0 0  9997
2 43488  24.6986 162.0537 8035424 170.1724 337.6442  1.25485409   104

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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #122 on: 07/01/2018 04:02 pm »
Making some progress:

Inclination: 19.96   Apogee: 62524   Perigee: 2136

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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #123 on: 07/31/2018 05:14 pm »
This one really is taking 3 months to get to GEO:
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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #124 on: 08/17/2018 09:18 pm »
Inclination: 8.66  Apogee: 64241  Perigee: 10935

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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #125 on: 09/04/2018 02:27 pm »
Inclination: 6.18  Apogee: 61555  Perigee: 13727

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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #126 on: 09/26/2018 03:01 pm »
Inclination: 3.77  Apogee: 55627  Perigee: 19395
Above all, human-rating a spacecraft is more than a set of requirements, a process, or a certification - it involves a mindset, instilled by leadership, where each person feels personally responsible for their piece of the design and for the safety of the crew.

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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #127 on: 10/26/2018 12:45 am »
Inclination: 1.85  Apogee: 47471  Perigee: 26354

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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #128 on: 11/13/2018 02:23 pm »
[Business Wire, Oct. 26, 2018] SES S.A.: YTD 2018 Results
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All the scheduled 2018 launches were successfully completed during H1 2018, adding important future growth capabilities. Apart from SES-12 (which is expected to enter commercial service by the end of Q1 2019), these assets are already in commercial service and contributing to the business.
      
Inclination: 1.25  Apogee: 43951  Perigee: 28973
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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #129 on: 11/28/2018 01:22 am »
Inclination: 0.48  Apogee: 38971 Perigee: 28849

Looks like this will be a little over 6 months to reach its orbit.
      
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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #130 on: 12/09/2018 05:59 pm »
Inclination: 0.59  Apogee: 39120 Perigee: 32537

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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #131 on: 12/23/2018 03:07 pm »
So close...

Inclination: 0.25  Apogee: 36557 Perigee: 34965

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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #132 on: 12/27/2018 03:10 am »
Finally...

SES-12 - Satellite Information   Home | Passes | Orbit | Close encounters
Designation
Spacetrack catalog number   43488
COSPAR ID   2018-049-A
Name in Spacetrack catalog   SES-12
Satellite Details

Orbit   35,782 x 35,792 km, 0.0°
Category   unknown
Country/organisation of origin   [org.SES]
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude)   ?
Launch

Date (UTC)   04 June 2018 04:45
Launch site   Cape Canaveral Air Force Station,
United States
Launch vehicle   Falcon 9
 View from orbit pole

https://heavens-above.com/SatInfo.aspx?satid=43488&lat=0&lng=0&loc=Unspecified&alt=0&tz=UCT

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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 : SES-12 : June 4, 2018 : Updates
« Reply #133 on: 12/27/2018 08:52 am »
Whole journey of the satellite to the final GEO according to complete TLEs since its deployment 04-Jun-18 in graphical form.

Satellite slowly approaches its final position in slot 95°E.

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