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April 9, 2009
It is the end of another successful mission here at ILS. The ILS launch team members that were planning on returning to the US, have done so. The rest are preparing for the IndoStar II/ ProtoStar... Read more
April 4, 2009
We have had a successful mission with the Proton M Breeze M rocket, carrying the W2A satellite built by Thales Alenia Space for Eutelsat Communications. We have had confirmation that the satellite... Read more
April 3, 2009
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... Read more
April 3, 2009
As the Breeze M upper stage of our Proton M rocket continues its climb into space with the W2A satellite, we have received confirmation that the 2nd burn of the upper stage occurred and shut down... Read more
April 3, 2009
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
April 3, 2009
We had a successful liftoff about 15 minutes ago of our Proton Breeze M rocket, which is carrying the W2A satellite. The three stages of the Proton vehicle have performed as planned, and it is up... Read more
April 3, 2009
We have Liftoff! of the Proton M Breeze M rocket and the W2A satellite. Read more
April 3, 2009
[img]http://www.ilslaunch.com/assets/Images/Media/W2A-Blog/erectionblog.jpg[/img] After the teams prepared the Ascent Unit and ground support equipment, KhSC began operations to transfer the signed... Read more
March 26, 2009
[img]http://www.ilslaunch.com/assets/Images/Media/W2A-Blog/FEC0019blog.jpg[/img] Fueling operations completed after a day of MON loading, a reconfiguration day for the ground support equipment, and... Read more
March 13, 2009
[img]http://www.ilslaunch.com/assets/Images/Media/W2A-Blog/satblog.jpg[/img] Thales and KhSC setup for the fitcheck most of 9 March, so the 10th could be the day to watch RUAG shine. The Swedish... Read more

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