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Milestones

 


  • SC Separation

  • Fifth Burn

  • Fourth Burn

  • APT Jettison

  • Third Burn

  • Second Burn

  • First Burn

  • Stage Separations

  • Liftoff

  • Rollout to Pad 39

  • Breeze M Fueling

  • Begin Joint Operations

  • SC Fuel Loading

  • Breeze M Arrival

  • SC/GSE Arrival

  • Proton Arrival

  • Early Team Arrival

 

  • Milestones in progress
  • Milestones completed

EchoStar XIV

Launch Date: 
March 21, 2010
BKR

Vehicle: Proton M/ Breeze M

The Satellite

  • Satellite Operator: EchoStar
  • End User: Dish Network
  • Satellite Manufacturer: Space Systems/ Loral
  • Purpose: HDTV
  • Platform: SS/L 1300
  • Separated Mass: 6379 kg
  • Satellite Design Life: 15 years

Highlights

  • 2nd ILS Proton Launch in 2010
  • 58th Proton Launch for ILS
  • 3rd EchoStar Satellite Launched on ILS Proton
  • 14th Space Systems/ Loral Satellite Launched on a Proton

Latest News

ILS Proton Successfully Launches EchoStar XIV for Dish Network®; 2nd ILS Proton Mission of 2010; 4th Proton in 3 Months

Launch Resources

Final Details of the Launch and Separation

  • Liftoff occurred in Baikonur on March 21, at 00:27 local time (March 20, 18:27 GMT, 14:27 EDT).
  • Nominal separation took place on March 21, at  09:37, local time (03:37 GMT, March 20, 23:37 EDT).
  • Separation of the EchoStar XIV satellite occured approximately 9 hours, 10 minutes after liftoff.
  • Orbit Parameters: Predicted: 3,120 km x 35,786 km x 26.7 deg

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