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Arianespace Ariane 5 Launch This Week

Image credit & copyright: ESA/CNES/Arianespace. Launch Alert! Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 21:34 UTC (17:34 EDT & 14:34 PDT) Arianespace will launch their massive heavy lift, Ariane 5 ECA rocket, designated VA242 carrying the trio of Superbird 8/DSN 1 and … Continue reading

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Ariane 5 Dual Payload Launch

Image credit & copyright: ESA/CNES/Arianespace. LAUNCH ALERT: Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 22:20 UTC (17:20 EST) Arianespace will launch their massive heavy lift, Ariane 5 ECA rocket, designated VA241 carrying a dual payload of SES 14 and Al Yah 3 … Continue reading

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Ariane 5 to Launch 4 Galileo Navigation Satellites

Image credit & copyright: ESA/Arianespace. LAUNCH ALERT: Tuesday, December 12 2017 at 1836 UTC (13:36 EST) Arianespace will launch their massive heavy lift, Ariane 5 ECA rocket, designated VA240 carrying four Galileo navigation satellites (19, 20, 21 & 22) from … Continue reading

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Ariane 5; Intelsat 37E & BSAT 4a Dual Payload Launch

Image credit & copyright: ESA/Arianespace. LAUNCH ALERT: UPDATE: Due to the pad abort at launch, reschedule date for this mission is unclear though planned for late-September.  I’ll re-post with times when applicable. 2017 at NA UTC (NA EDT) Arianespace will … Continue reading

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Ariane 5 Dual Payload Launch Next Week

Image Credit & Copyright: Arianespace launch of Ariane5 VA-215.  Live streaming links below. LAUNCH ALERT: Wednesday, May 27 at 21:16 UTC (17:16 EDT) Arianespace will be launching the massive and beautiful Ariane 5 ECA Rocket (designated Flight VA223) with a … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Saturdays launch of Arianespace, Ariane 5. (March 22)

Here’s the video from Arianespace of the Ariane 5 launch this past Saturday, March 22nd carrying the ASTRA 5B & Amazonas 4A communication satellites. Arianespace: http://www.arianespace.com/index/index.asp My post on the launch from last week: https://danspace77.com/2014/03/21/the-massive-ariane-5-with-a-dual-payload-launch-this-week/

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ACTION OVER THAILAND!

ACTION OVER THAILAND! Photo Credit: Matipon Tangmatitham: CLICK photo for larger view and see below for links and information. What an unbelievable shot right?! This one is actually NASA’s Astronomy Picture Of the Day (APOD) for today Feb 12, 2014 … Continue reading

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