LAUNCH CENTER

Launch Image
Success
Wed Jul 15 2015
Arianespace

Star One C4 & MSG 4

Launch Successful
LAUNCH PREVIEW

Launch Time

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(9:42 PM UTC)

Launch Window Start

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(9:42 PM UTC)

Launch Window End

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(10:19 PM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

Location

No Recovery Specified

Type

No Recovery Specified

Rocket Details

Name:

Ariane 5 ECA

Description:

Ariane 5 is a heavy-lift launch vehicle, part of the Ariane rocket family.

Ariane 5 ECA rocket
MISSION OVERVIEW
  • Type: Communications
  • MSG-4 Sat will join four other Meteosat-series meteorological platforms that currently are operational in geostationary orbit at 36,000 km. above the equator. Star One C4 Sat will support telephone, television, radio, data transmission and Internet services in Brazil, Latin American countries and the United States.
COMPLEX OVERVIEW

Location

Kourou, French Guiana

Pad

Ariane Launch Area 3