Ariane 5 flies dual satellite mission as both Arianespace and SpaceX learn lesson from Spaceflight with specialist launches for small sats

Ariane 5 flies dual satellite mission as both Arianespace and SpaceX learn lesson from Spaceflight with specialist launches for small sats

At 1930 GMT, on 6 August 2019, an Arianespace Ariane 5 heavy-lift rocket lifted-off from Kourou, French Guiana, carrying two communications satellites to a Geostationary Transfer Orbit drop-off point. This marks the third Ariane 5 launch of the year and it follows a...