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Intelsat 1R
Mission typeCommunications
OperatorPanAmSat (2000–2006)
Intelsat (2006–2016)
COSPAR ID2000-072A Edit this at Wikidata
SATCAT no.26608
Mission duration15 years (planned)
Spacecraft properties
Spacecraft typeBoeing 702
Launch mass4,792 kg (10,565 lb)
Dry mass3,000 kg (6,600 lb)
Power14 kW
Start of mission
Launch date16 November 2000, 01:07:07 UTC
RocketAriane 5G (V135)
Launch siteCentre Spatial Guyanais, ELA-3
Entered serviceJanuary 2001
Orbital parameters
Reference systemGeocentric orbit[1]
RegimeGeostationary orbit
Longitude45° West (2000–2010)
50° West (2010-2016)
203° West (2016-present)
Band72 transponders:
36 C-band
36 Ku-band
Coverage areaAmericas, Caribbean, Europe, Africa
← PAS-9
PAS-10 →

Intelsat 1R (formerly PAS-1R) is a communications satellite owned by Intelsat located at 50° West of longitude, serving Americas, the Caribbean, Europe and Africa. The satellite was replaced by Intelsat 14 at 45° West in 2010 and moved to 50° West, where it was finally replaced by Intelsat 29e.


  1. ^ "INTELSAT 1R (PAS 1R)". Retrieved 15 April 2021.