Home » News & Blogs » Amazonas 4A satellite issue delays Ariane 5 ECA dual launch from December to January
Bookmark and Share
Hyperbola

Amazonas 4A satellite issue delays Ariane 5 ECA dual launch from December to January

14 Nov 2013, 15:45 UTC
Amazonas 4A satellite issue delays Ariane 5 ECA dual launch from December to January
(200 words excerpt, click title or image to see full post)

The dual Ariane 5 ECA launch of the communications satellites Amazonas 4A for Hispasat and Astra 5B for SES from the Kourou launch site has been delayed from 6 December until January. The reason was that Amazonas 4A had to have more checks on it to ensure its reliability in orbit.

Latest Vodcast

Latest Podcast

Advertise PTTU

NASA Picture of the Day

Astronomy Picture of the Day

astronomy_pod