Ariane 5 ECA
Alphasat I-XL (Inmarsat-XL) & INSAT-3D

Ariane 5 ECA | Alphasat I-XL (Inmarsat-XL) & INSAT-3D

Arianespace launch of a Ariane 5 ECA Rocket


Arianespace was scheduled to launch a Ariane 5 ECA rocket as part of the Alphasat I-XL (Inmarsat-XL) & INSAT-3D mission. The launch window for the Dedicated Rideshare mission was on Thu Jul 25th 2013 3:54 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

Alphasat I-XL (Inmarsat-XL) & INSAT-3D

Alphasat I-XL (Inmarsat-XL) augments broadband service and supports a new generation of mobile technologies to enable communications across Europe, Asia, Africa and the MiddleEast. INSAT-3D is a meteorological, data relay and satellite aided search and rescue satellite developed by ISRO, it operates at 82 degrees East.

Location

Ariane Launch Area 3, Kourou

Kourou, French Guiana

Rocket

Ariane 5 ECA

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