|Mission duration||15 years|
|Launch mass||2,484 kilograms (5,476 lb)|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||30 November 2009, 21:00:00UTC|
|Launch site||Baikonur 45/1|
|Coverage area||Russia, Near East, Indian Ocean|
Intelsat 15 is a communications satellite owned by Intelsat. Intelsat 15 was built by Orbital Sciences Corporation, on a Star-2 Bus. Intelsat plans to locate Intelsat 15 at 85° E longitude. It was lifted from Baikonur Cosmodrome to a geosynchronous transfer orbit on 30 November 2009 by a Zenit-3SLB launch vehicle.
- "Intelsat 15 FACT SHEET" (PDF). Orbital Sciences Corporation. Retrieved 2009-10-01.
- "Zenit rocket launches with communications satellite". Spaceflight Now. November 30, 2009.
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