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May 18, 2012
We have had a successful mission with the ILS Proton Rocket carrying the Nimiq 6 satellite built by Space Systems/Loral. We have had confirmation that the Nimiq 6 satellite separated from the vehicle... Read more
May 17, 2012
We have confirmed that the Breeze M upper stage has successfully completed its 3rd & 4th burns, as well as jettisoning its additional propellant tank. The vehicle is now in a 5-hour coast period... Read more
May 17, 2012
As the Breeze M upper stage of our Proton M rocket continues its climb into space with the Nimiq 6 satellites onboard, we have received confirmation that the 2nd burn of the upper stage occurred and... Read more
May 17, 2012
We have received confirmation of completion of the first burn. The vehicle is now scheduled to be out of range for about an hour, after which we will hear confirmation of the second burn. Read more
May 17, 2012
We had a successful liftoff about 11 minutes ago of our Proton M Breeze M rocket, which is carrying the Nimiq 6 satellite on board. The three stages of the Proton vehicle have performed as planned,... Read more
May 17, 2012
We have liftoff! of the Proton M Breeze M rocket and the Nimiq 6 satellite. Read more
May 14, 2012
Yesterday was a long and exciting day here in Baikonur.  After receiving the OK last night from the State Commission it was time to send the Nimiq 6 ILV on its trip to Launch Pad 24. It is the... Read more
May 9, 2012
It is May 9, and this is one of the most memorialized days in Russian History.  It is Victory Day, the day that marks the end of World War II.  Just as Memorial Day is in America, this is a... Read more
May 8, 2012
As we get closer to our launch date, the number of activities is increasing...   One of the more “technical” operations that we have to perform is signing the payload fairing.... Read more
May 7, 2012
A great day to head to the 8th floor of the Mobile Service Tower as we conducted a Radio Frequency check between the Control room and Tower simulating the spacecraft. This is essentially a detailed... Read more

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