Zenit 3SL
Eutelsat 3B

Zenit 3SL | Eutelsat 3B

Sea Launch launch of a Zenit 3SL Rocket

Watch Launch Video

Sea Launch was scheduled to launch a Zenit 3SL rocket as part of the Eutelsat 3B mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Mon, May 26th, 2014, 5:09 PM EDT from Launch Platform Odyssey, Pacific. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Zenit 3SL and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

Eutelsat 3B

With up to 51 transponders, the EUTELSAT 3B satellite will complement Eutelsat’s capacity portfolio and geographic reach, adding resources in three frequency bands connected to fixed and steerable antennas for maximum flexibility.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Launch Platform Odyssey, Pacific

Sea Launch
Boeing

Rocket

Zenit

Yuzhnoye Design Bureau

Yuzhnoye Design Office, located in Dnipro, Ukraine, is a designer of satellites and rockets, and formerly of Soviet intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) established by Mikhail Yangel in 1951. The Zenit launch vehicle currently launches from Baikonur Cosmodrome but also used to launch from an ocean platform, Odyssey.

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