SpaceX/Telstar 19V Mission Patch
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When the Telstar V9 communication satellite was sent into orbit by SpaceX on July 22, 2018, it held the record for the heaviest comm. satellite ever launched. It is currently in geo-stationary orbit 22,240 miles over the North Atlantic ocean.
Iron-on. 3" diameter.
Satellite sticker also available here.
Telstar 19V (Telstar 19 Vantage) is a communication satellite in the Telstar series of the Canadian satellite communications company Telesat. It was built by Space Systems Loral (MAXAR) and is based on the SSL-1300 bus. The satellite was designed to provide additional capacity over the North Atlantic region. As of 26 July 2018, Telstar 19V is the heaviest commercial communications satellite ever launched, weighing at 7,076 kg (15,600 lbs) and surpassing the previous record, set by TerreStar-1 (6,910 kg/15230lbs), launched by Ariane 5ECA on 1 July 2009.