Re: Alphasat brightest in geostationary orbit?

From: Kevin Fetter (
Date: Fri Jul 26 2013 - 12:20:23 UTC

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    For other bright geo's, there's the milstar's. They have a large kapton covered main body, which is good for reflecting sunlight, ie main body flare.
    Rainer asked
    Alphasat was launches successfully last night by an Ariane V.
    I suppose that the 11 by 14 m white reflector dish should make it a contender 
    for the brightest sat in geostationary orbit. Is there anything similar around?
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