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Inmarsat agrees with ILS Proton on new satellite launch

Tuesday 8 March 2016 | 12:36 CET | News
Inmarsat and International Launch Services (ILS) agreed to a future launch of an Inmarsat satellite on board an ILS Proton from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The Proton launch vehicle is Russia's mainstay heavy-lift launcher and is built by Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center (Khrunichev), the majority owner of ILS and one of the mainstays of the Russian space industry.  The Proton vehicle is in its 51st year of service and conducted over 400 missions with 92 commercial satellites launched under the auspices of ILS. The ILS Proton was the selected launcher to deploy

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Inmarsat
Countries: Kazakhstan / World
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