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Viasat, Arianespace modify initial ViaSat-3 satellite launch contract

Monday 17 June 2019 | 18:55 CET | News
Viasat and Arianespace modified their original ViaSat-3 satellite launch contract, signed in 2016. Under the renewed deal, the companies agreed to move the ViaSat-3 satellite from an Ariane 5 ECA launch vehicle to the Ariane 64 (A64) launcher. With this contract, Viasat will become the first commercial customer to commit to launch on the A64. Arianespace will launch the ViaSat-3 satellite from the Guiana Space Center, Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana.

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Companies: Arianespace / ViaSat
Countries: World
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