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Arianspace launch postponed again due to strike

Monday 27 March 2017 | 10:25 CET | News
Arianespace postponed for the second time the launch of the VA236 rocket that will put the SGDC and Koreasat-7satellites onto orbit on behalf of the Brazilian operator Telebras and South Korean operator ktsat. The launch vehicle, with its SGDC and Koreasat-7 satellite payloads, remain in a stand-by mode and is being maintained in fully safe conditions. The delay is due to a general strike in French Guiana, which has affected the Ariane operations.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Arianespace / Telebras / Thales Alenia Space
Countries: French Guiana / World
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