Ariane Launched

An Ariane 5 carrying the Hispasat-1E and Koreasat 6 satellites was launched Dec. 29 from the European space center at Kourou, French Guiana. The Space Systems Loral-built, 5,320-kg. (11,700-lb.) Hispasat-1E was placed in an orbital slot at 30 deg. West. The Thales Alenia Space Koreasat 6, with a...

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