Ariane 5 G
Eutelsat 28A & BSAT-2a

Arianespace launch of a Ariane 5 G Rocket


Arianespace was scheduled to launch a Ariane 5 G rocket as part of the Eutelsat 28A & BSAT-2a mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Thu, Mar 8th, 2001, 5:51 PM EST from Ariane Launch Area 3, Kourou. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!


Mission

Eutelsat 28A & BSAT-2a

Eutelsat 28A is a commercial communications satellite used for digital television, covering Europe and NW Africa. BSAT-2a is a geostationary, commercial communications satellite used for direct television broadcasting across Japan.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Ariane Launch Area 3, Kourou

Kourou, French Guiana

Rocket

Ariane 5 G

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