Intelsat 36 launch goes to Arianespace

by | Sep 10, 2014 | commercial launch services, Satellites | 0 comments

On 8 September 2014, Arianespace announced that under a contract it would be launching the Intelsat 36 spacecraft using its Ariane 5 ECA launch vehicle during the third quarter of 2016.  The 3,400kg spacecraft is being built by Space Systems/Loral using its LS 1300 bus design and is planned to provide services  from its Geostationary Earth Orbit location for Africa and South Asia.

 

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