Arianespace

Ariane 5 ES

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CEO: Stéphane Israël Founded: 1980 Successes: 108 Failures: 5 Pending: 35

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 ES

Configuration: ES
Family: Ariane 5

Vehicle Specifications


Ariane 5 ES
GTO: None
LEO: 20000
Length: 45.7 m
Diameter: 5.4 m
Launch Mass: 746k kg
Thurst: 11400 kN
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Resupply


ATV-5 is the Automated Transfer Vehicle operated by the European Space Agency (ESA) to resupply the international space station (ISS) with propellant, water, air and dry cargo. After 15 days in orbit it docked to the ISS on 12th August 2014.

Launch Window


NET: July 29th 2014 - 23:47 UTC

Open: July 29th 2014 - 23:47 UTC

Close: July 29th 2014 - 23:47 UTC

Watch the Launch



Kourou, French Guiana

Ariane Launch Area 3, Kourou


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Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TwBJ54IXCWo

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