Telemetry Cut, Incorrect Orbit Injection Mar Ariane 5 Launch

Credit: Arianespace
LYON, France—Arianespace suffered from two mishaps Jan. 25 in its first launch of the year, when the Ariane 5 rocket lost its telemetry link with the ground and placed both of its payload satellites into the wrong orbit. “A few seconds after ignition of the upper stage, the second tracking station...

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