The Eutelsat 25B/Es’hail 1 satellite, a joint venture satellite, launched on August 29, went into commercial service on the morning of October 29, at 25.5 degrees East.
The Eutelsat 25B/Es’hail 1 satellite, launched on August 29, has reached geostationary orbit.
In its fourth launch of the year Arianespace successfully launched Eutelsat 25B/Es’hail 1, together with India’s G-Sat 7.
Arianespace’s fourth Ariane 5 mission of 2013 has been approved for liftoff on Thursday, August 29, with two communications satellites to provide relay coverage over the Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia, along with the Indian land mass.
The heavy-lift Ariane 5 for Arianespace’s August 29 mission is now complete at the Spaceport in French Guiana following integration of its second passenger – the Eutelsat 25B/Es’hail 1 satellite.
Fueling is underway at the Spaceport with Eutelsat 25B/Es’hail 1 scheduled to lift off from French Guiana late this month.
Payload processing for Arianespace’s next dual-passenger Ariane 5 flight is moving forward as the Eutelsat 25B/Es’hail 1 satellite is readied for its upcoming liftoff from the Spaceport in French Guiana August 29.
Ariane’s next launch, designated Flight VA215, is to carry the Eutelsat 25B/Es’hail-1 and GSAT-7 telecommunications satellites.