Ariane 5 G
Envisat

Ariane 5 G | Envisat

Arianespace launch of a Ariane 5 G Rocket

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Arianespace was scheduled to launch a Ariane 5 G rocket as part of the Envisat mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Thu, Feb 28th, 2002, 8:08 PM EST from Ariane Launch Area 3, Kourou. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Ariane 5 G and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

Envisat

A large Earth-Observing satellite in sun synchronous polar orbit.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Ariane Launch Area 3, Kourou

Kourou, French Guiana

Rocket

Ariane 5 G

Arianespace

Arianespace SA is a multinational company founded in 1980 as the world's first commercial launch service provider. It undertakes the production, operation, and marketing of the Ariane programme. Their vehicles launch exclusively from French Guiana in South America.

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