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Milestones

  • EchoStar XVI 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
  • SC/GSE Arrival
  • Breeze M Arrival
  • Main Team Arrival
  • Proton Arrival

 

  • Milestones in progress
  • Milestones completed

EchoStar XVI

Launch Date: 
November 21, 2012 - 12:31am
BKR

Vehicle: Proton M/ Breeze M

Twitter Tag: #EchoStarXVI

The Satellite

  • Satellite Operator: EchoStar
  • Satellite Manufacturer: Space Systems/Loral
  • Purpose: Direct-to-Home Services
  • Platform: SS/L 1300
  • Separated Mass: 6,683 kg
  • Satellite Design Life: 15 years

Highlights

  • 7th ILS Proton Launch in 2012
  • 76th ILS Proton Launch Overall
  • 5th EchoStar Satellite Launched on ILS Proton
  • 24th Space Systems/Loral Satellite Launched on ILS Proton

Launch Resources

EchoStar XVI Blog

Echo 16 Mission Control - without dish

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