Proton-M Briz-M RB led to the target orbit spacecraft «Echostar-16»

November 20 at 07.42 MSK according to cyclogram injection into the target orbit occurred staffing office space vehicle (SV) "EchoStar-16" from the upper stage (RB) "Breeze-M". The spacecraft launched into the target orbit and transmitted to the control of the customer.

     Launching the spacecraft was performed with the help of Launch Vehicle (ILV) "Proton-M" with the upper stage "Breeze-M" (producer — Khrunichev. Khrunichev) starting the calculations of rocket-space industry on November 20 22.31.00 MSK from the launch complex area 200 Baikonur cosmodrome.

Spacecraft "EchoStar-16» (EchoStar-16) — a new direct broadcast satellite, manufactured by Space Systems / Loral (USA) at the request of the North American satellite operator EchoStar. Orbital satellites in geostationary orbit — 61.5 degrees west longitude.

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