Proton Orbits Satmex 8

Mexico's Satmex 8 is en route to its operational geosynchronous slot after an International Launch Systems Proton rocket orbited it March 26 in a 9-hr., 13-min. mission flying from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The launch puts the big Russian rocket back in business after a Dec. 8 anomaly...

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