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August 18, 2015
Arianespace integrates EUTELSAT 8 West B and Intelsat 34 for Ariane 5 launch
Kourou, French Guiana (ESA) Aug 18, 2015
The fourth heavy-lift Ariane 5 for liftoff in 2015 is now complete as Arianespace sustains the mission cadence with its full launcher family, which also includes the medium-weight Soyuz and light-lift Vega. During activity at the Spaceport's Ariane 5 Final Assembly Building in French Guiana, both passengers for next week's dual-payload mission to geostationary transfer orbit - EUTELSAT 8 West B and Intelsat 34 - have been installed atop their launcher, completing the build-up process. This clears ... read more

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