EchoStar XXI Satellite Slated For June 8 Launch

On June 8 International Launch Services is scheduled to launch the 6,900-kg (15,100-lb.) EchoStar XXI communications satellite aboard a Proton Breeze M launch vehicle from Baikonur Cosmodrone in Kazakhstan. Based on Space Systems Loral’s 1300 bus, the spacecraft will provide mobile connectivity...

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