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Arianespace to launch all-electric Eutelsat 172B satellite in 2017

European space telecommunications operator Eutelsat has chosen Arianespace to launch its 172B satellite. EUTELSAT 172B will be equipped with a multibeam payload covering the Asia-Pacific region, designed specially to support in-flight connectivity services aboard airliners  
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Galileo launch postponed

Arianespace has decided to postpone the launch of Soyuz flight VS09 carrying Europe's fifth and sixth Galileo satellites. This is due to unfavourable weather conditions over the Guiana Space Centre

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Soyuz is completed for Arianespace's mission to deploy Galileo's first FOC satellites

"Doresa" and "Milena" - the first two Galileo FOC (Full Operational Capability) satellites - are ready for their ride to orbit this week, as preparations for Arianespace's Soyuz Flight VS09 move into the final stages

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Galileo FOC satellites at Guiana Space Center

The first two Galileo FOC (Full Operational Capability) satellites recently arrived at the Guiana Space Center (CSG), Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana. In the next few days, preparations for their launch will kick off

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Stéphane Israël emphasizes Arianespace's role as a partner for the U.S. satellite industry

Arianespace Chairman and CEO Stéphane Israël focused on the U.S. space sector during a speech at the Washington Space Business Roundtable (WSBR) luncheon today, outlining the company’s continued innovation and proven reliability in its partnership with American satellite manufacturers and telecommunications operators


Arianespace's heavy-lift Ariane 5 flight is cleared for liftoff with EUTELSAT 21B and Star One C3

The sixth heavy-lift Ariane 5 flight for Arianespace in 2012 has been given the “go” for liftoff on Friday following today’s successful launch readiness review at the Spaceport in French Guiana

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