September 30, 2015

09/30/2015 launch

A new Ariane 5 ECA orbited 2 telecommunications satellites Sky Muster and ARSAT-2 on 30 september 2015 from the Guiana Space Centre. The launcher lifted off at 17:30 (Kourou); 22:30 (Paris).

the launch

  • Launcher version: Ariane 5 ECA
  • Satellites: Sky Muster and ARSAT-2
  • Customers:  nbn for Sky Muster and ARSAT for ARSAT-2
  • Launch window: between 17:30 and 19:15 (Kourou time); between 22:30 and 00:15 (Paris time)
  • Webcast start time: 17:15 (Kourou time); 22:15 (Paris time)



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


Previous launches

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Photo report in french guiana

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