Arianespace

Ariane 5 ECA

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CEO: Stéphane Israël Founded: 1980 Successes: 110 Failures: 5 Pending: 33

Arianespace SA is a multinational company founded in 1980 as the world's first commercial launch service provider. It undertakes the production, operation, and marketing of the Ariane programme. Their vehicles launch exclusively from French Guiana in South America.

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Launch Vehicle


Ariane 5 ECA

Configuration: ECA
Family: Ariane 5

Ariane 5 is a heavy-lift launch vehicle, part of the Ariane rocket family.

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Communications


Azercosmos-2/Intelsat-38 is a geostationary telecommunications satellite. As the name suggests, satellite will be used jointly by Azercosmos and Intelsat. Horizons-3e, also known as IS-H3e, is a high throughput geostationary communications satellite ordered by Horizons Satellite, a joint venture of Intelsat and SKY Perfect JSAT Group. The spacecraft is designed and manufactured by Boeing on the Boeing-702MP platform.

Launch Window


NET: September 25th 2018 - 22:38 UTC

Open: September 25th 2018 - 22:38 UTC

Close: September 25th 2018 - 22:38 UTC

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Kourou, French Guiana

Ariane Launch Area 3, Kourou