Ariane 5 Launches Several Payloads

LYON, France—Arianespace on June 28 placed two satellites, one of them carrying payloads from two different operators, into geostationary transfer orbit (GTO) with an Ariane 5, bringing the launcher’s track record to 80 successes in a row. The first satellite, a “condosat” manufactured by Thales...
Thierry Dubois

Thierry Dubois has specialized in aerospace journalism since 1997. An engineer in fluid dynamics from Toulouse-based Enseeiht, he covers the French commercial aviation, defense and space industries. His expertise extends to all things technology in Europe. Thierry is also the editor-in-chief of Aviation Week’s ShowNews. 

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