The Amazonas 5 satellite has arrived at the International Launch Services (ILS) launch site in Baikonur, Kazakhstan aboard an Antonov aircraft.
International Launch Services has successfully delivered the EchoStar XXI satellite into orbit.
The Proton M launch vehicle, utilising a 5-burn Breeze M mission design, will lift off from Pad 24 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on June 8, with the EchoStar XXI satellite on board.
ILS has advised Eutelsat Communications that the launch of the Proton launch vehicle with the Eutelsat 9B satellite has been delayed due to weather-related logistical issues.
International Launch Service(ILS) has confirmed that Turksat 4B will be launched on October 17 from Baikonur with a Proton-M satellite.
The RSCC Express-AM7 satellite was delivered to Baikonur for the upcoming launch of a Proton-M/Breeze-M scheduled for March 19, 2015.
The Astra 2G satellite roared into space on board an ILS Proton Breeze M booster last night at 03:37:49 Baikonur time (22:37:49 CET on December 27).
SES has now confirmed the December 28 launch date of its Astra 2G satellite on a Proton rocket.
Russia’s Yamal-401 is scheduled for lift-off on December 16 and Europe’s Astra 2G on December 28.
WACH VIDEO. The Russian communications satellite Express-AM4R has failed to go into orbit, its loss being estimated to have cost over R1 billion (€21 million).