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October 19, 2013
A full moon to the west coincided with a bright sunrise to the east this morning making for a spectacular view…almost as good as the view of the Proton standing vertical on the launch pad.... Read more
October 17, 2013
As scheduled and right on time at 630 am the ILS Proton rolled out to launch pad 39 with Sirius FM-6 on board!  A perfectly clear day albeit chilly for mid-October, the temperature was just -6... Read more
October 16, 2013
What a wonderful day for everyone at the hospital.  The final amount raised for the children and families at the hospital was over 31000 rubles which is about $1000.00.  We could not have... Read more
October 15, 2013
Today marks a few milestones for this launch of Sirius FM-6, firstly the Breeze-M successfully completed day one of fueling and secondly today is Rob Briskman’s birthday! As a co-founder of... Read more
October 14, 2013
Post horseshoe tournament hospital charity trip is scheduled for Wednesday, day 2 of Breeze M fueling.  With huge thanks to all the teams out here in Baikonur.  Nearly 25000 rubles,... Read more
October 13, 2013
A Sunday here in Baikonur and since there is no football to watch or lawns to mow the SSL and SiriusXM teams took the opportunity to head into Baikonur town.  In hall 111 the integrated launch... Read more
October 11, 2013
Today we had the opportunity to sign the company logos that are on the payload fairing (PLF).  This is a special day for all.  Each team member is given the chance to sign their name and... Read more
October 8, 2013
With the SC mated to the Breeze-M and horizontal in Hall 101 a few of the SSL folks are now heading out tomorrow, no better reason for a BBQ!  Tonight’s fiesta is Mexican themed. ... Read more
October 6, 2013
Tonight was the exciting end (of round 1) to the horseshoe tournament.  Thanks to all who participated include RUAG, Pinkerton, Sirius, SSL, Khrunichev and ILS.  And the winner is... the... Read more
October 4, 2013
Tonight kicked off the horseshoe tournament benefiting the local hospital. Teams from Sirius, SSL, ILS and Khrunichev took turns heaving the shoe trying to outdo each other.  Playing for fun and... Read more

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