March 27 in accordance with cyclogram into orbit Mexican communications spacecraft (SC) "SatMeks-8", was manning his separation from the upper stage (RB) "Breeze-M". The spacecraft into orbit and transmitted to the control of the customer.
The launch is "SatMeks-8" was made on the eve of 23.06.48 MSK by the carrier rocket "Proton-M" with the upper stage "Breeze-M" (manufactured in the Federal State Unitary Enterprise "Khrunichev. Khrunichev") with a start complex area 200 Baikonur
At 23.16.30 MSK head unit in the spacecraft and upper stage separated from the third stage of the launch vehicle. Further removal of spacecraft into orbit was performed by the operation of the propulsion system of Belarus.
SC "SatMeks-8" is used for the transmission and distribution of video, broadband and mobile transit networks in North, South and Central America.