Новые названия спутников

С 1 марта 2012г спутники Eutelsat получат новые названия.

TABLE OF CURRENT SATELLITES

ORBITAL POSITION PREVIOUS NAME NEW NAME
12.5 degrees West ATLANTIC BIRDTM 1 EUTELSAT 12 West A
8 degrees West ATLANTIC BIRDTM 2 EUTELSAT 8 West A
7 degrees West ATLANTIC BIRDTM 7 EUTELSAT 7 West A
5 degrees West ATLANTIC BIRDTM 3 EUTELSAT 5 West A
3 degrees East EUTELSAT 3A EUTELSAT 3A
3 degrees East EUTELSAT 3C EUTELSAT 3C
7 degrees East W3A EUTELSAT 7A
9 degrees East EUROBIRDTM 9A EUTELSAT 9A
9 degrees East KA-SAT EUTELSAT KA-SAT 9A
10 degrees East W2A EUTELSAT 10A
13 degrees East HOT BIRD 6 EUTELSAT HOT BIRD 13A
13 degrees East HOT BIRD 8 EUTELSAT HOT BIRD 13B
13 degrees East HOT BIRD 9 EUTELSAT HOT BIRD 13C
16 degrees East W3C EUTELSAT 16A
16 degrees East EUROBIRDTM 16 EUTELSAT 16B
16 degrees East SESAT 1 EUTELSAT 16C
21.5 degrees East W6 EUTELSAT 21A
25.5 degrees East EUROBIRDTM 2 EUTELSAT 25A
28.5 degrees East EUROBIRDTM 1 EUTELSAT 28A
33 degrees East EUROBIRDTM 3 EUTELSAT 33A
36 degrees East W4 EUTELSAT 36A
36 degrees East W7 EUTELSAT 36B
48 degrees East W48 EUTELSAT 48A
70.5 degrees East W5 EUTELSAT 70A

Third-party satellites (SESAT 2, TELECOM 2D, TELSTAR 12) will not change their name.

TABLE OF FUTURE SATELLITES

ORBITAL POSITION PREVIOUS NAME NEW NAME
3 degrees East EUTELSAT 3B EUTELSAT 3B
7 degrees East W3D EUTELSAT 7B
9 degrees East EUROBIRDTM 9B EUTELSAT 9B
21.5 degrees East W6A EUTELSAT 21B
25.5 degrees East EUROBIRDTM 2A EUTELSAT 25B
70.5 degrees East W5A EUTELSAT 70B

 по информации http://www.eutelsat.com/satellites/eutelsat-satellites.html