Ariane 5 ECA

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CEO: Stéphane Israël Founded: 1980 Successes: 111 Failures: 5 Pending: 36

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.


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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Launch Window

NET: February 14th 2017 - 21:39 UTC

Launch Window

Open: February 14th 2017 - 21:39 UTC

Close: February 14th 2017 - 23:05 UTC

Watch the Launch

Kourou, French Guiana

Ariane Launch Area 3, Kourou