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Milestones

  • Satmex_8 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

 

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  • Milestones completed

Satmex_8

Launch Date: 
March 27, 2013 - 1:07am
BKR

Vehicle: Proton M/ Breeze M

Twitter Tag: #Satmex8

The Satellite

  • Satellite Operator: Satélites Mexicanos S.A. de C.V.
  • Satellite Manufacturer: Space Systems/Loral
  • Purpose: C- and Ku-band Services
  • Platform: SS/L 1300
  • Separated Mass: ~5,474 kg
  • Satellite Design Life: 15 years

Highlights

  • 1st Satmex Satellite Launched on ILS Proton
  • 78th ILS Proton Launch Overall
  • 1st ILS Proton Launch in 2013
  • 25th Space Systems/Loral Satellite Launched on ILS Proton

Launch Resources

Satmex-8 poster

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