Ariane 5 ECA
Amazonas 2 & COMSATBw-1

Ariane 5 ECA | Amazonas 2 & COMSATBw-1

Arianespace launch of a Ariane 5 ECA Rocket

Watch Launch Video 1   |   Video 2

Arianespace was scheduled to launch a Ariane 5 ECA rocket as part of the Amazonas 2 & COMSATBw-1 mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Thu, Oct 1st, 2009, 5:59 PM 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 ECA and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

Amazonas 2 & COMSATBw-1

Amazonas 2 is a communications satellite serving civilians broadband in North, Central and South America. Operates at 61 degrees West. COMSATBw 1 is a satellite providing German military communications for voice and fax as well as advanced data, video and multimedia.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Ariane Launch Area 3, Kourou

Kourou, French Guiana

Rocket

Ariane 5 ECA

View More Rocket Launches