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Telenor's Thor 7 satellite launches successfully

Monday 27 April 2015 | 09:15 CET | News
Telenor Satellite Broadcasting has announced the successful launch of its new satellite, Thor 7, on 26 April from the Guiana Space Centre in French Guiana. On board an Ariane 5 launcher, via Arianespace flight VA222, the Thor 7 satellite was successfully injected into geostationary transfer orbit approximately 28 minutes after lift-off. It was manufactured by Space Systems Loral (SSL) and is Telenor Satellite Broadcasting's first growth satellite.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Arianespace / Telenor / Telenor Satellite Broadcasting
Countries: World
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