Ariane 5 G
MaqSat 3 & ARD

Ariane 5 G | MaqSat 3 & ARD

Arianespace launch of a Ariane 5 G Rocket


Arianespace was scheduled to launch a Ariane 5 G rocket as part of the MaqSat 3 & ARD mission. The launch window for the Dedicated Rideshare mission was on Wed, Oct 21st, 1998, 12:37 PM from Ariane Launch Area 3, Kourou. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!


Mission

MaqSat 3 & ARD

MaqSat 3 was a dummy satellite to test the Ariane Vehicle. ARD was the Advanced Reentry Demonstrator, built by ESA. This is developed for experimental purposes to validate reentry techniques.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Ariane Launch Area 3, Kourou

Kourou, French Guiana

Rocket

Ariane 5 G

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