August 20, 2015

08/20/2015 launch

Ariane 5 ECA orbited 2 telecommunications satellites EUTELSAT 8 West B and Intelsat 34 on 20 august 2015 from the Guiana Space Centre. Liftoff at 17:34 (Kourou), 22:34 (Paris).

the launch

  • Launcher version : Ariane 5 ECA
  • Satellites : EUTELSAT 8 West B et Intelsat 34
  • Customers :  Eutelsat Communications for EUTELSAT 8 West B and Intelsat for Intelsat 34
  • Launch window : between 17:10 and 18:56 (Kourou time); between 22:10 and 23:56 (Paris time)
  • Webcast start time : 16:55 (Kourou time); 21:55 (Paris time)

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Replay

3, 2, 1... Allumage moteur Vulcain, allumage des EAP, décollage !



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Photo report in french guiana

Launcher and satellites preparation in the Guiana Space Centre...

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