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PROTON BREEZE M

The enhanced performance provided by the commercial Proton Launch Vehicle enables our Customers to design and launch heavier and more capable spacecraft while maintaining cost effective mission... READ MORE

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ANGARA 1.2

ILS markets the Angara 1.2 launch service to global commercial and governmental marketplace for Low Earth Orbit (LEO) and Sun-Synchronous (SSO) missions... READ MORE

MISSION LOG

Khrunichev Space Center: Preparing for the fourth launch of Proton-M in 2019

SEPTEMBER 5, 2019: The following is a press release from Khrunichev Space Center — Planned preparations for the launch of the EUTELSAT 5 West B and Mission Extension Vechicle-1 spacecraft with the help of the Proton-M heavy carrier rocket are taking place at the Baikonur Cosmodrome. The satellite launch contract was signed by International Launch Services, Inc. (ILS) and global satellite communications operator Eutelsat SA.

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Khrunichev and Boeing extend contract to maintain the operation of the FCB Zarya

INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION: Khrunichev Space Center and Boeing announced today that they will extend the contract to maintain the operation of the Functional Cargo Block (FCB) Zarya. Zarya was the first module of the International Space Station launched in November 1998 by a Proton K rocket.

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Photos from Factory Tour Hosted by Khrunichev Space Center

PHOTOS from the quality and reliability briefing, and factory tour hosted by Khrunichev Space Center for customers and the insurance underwriting community held last month in Moscow.

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Proton Successfully Launches Russian Defense Ministry’s Satellite

The following is from TASS News Agency: The Russian Defense Ministry’s satellite, which was launched from the Baikonur spaceport on Tuesday, has been successfully delivered into orbit, the ministry told reporters.

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Mission Extension Vehicle-1 Attached to the Tilter

Mission Update: Great job by the crew attaching the Mission Extension Vehicle-1 (MEV-1) to the tilter.

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A Look Back at the 23rd Summit for Satellite Financing in Paris

It was a busy and memorable experience for ILS at the 23rd Summit for Satellite Financing in Paris, France from September 9 to 13.

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Beautiful Full Moon at Launch Pad 39 in Baikonur

The launch crew for the EUTELSAT 5 West B / Mission Extension Vehicle-1 mission had a spectacular view of the full moon at the Baikonur Cosmodrome Friday night / Saturday morning as the passed by Launch Pad 39 at the Cosmodrome.

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ILS President Pysher is Part of Heavy Launchers Panel at Summit for Satellite Financing

Panel discussion at the 23rd Summit for Satellite Financing: Large launch systems adapting to a changing market landscape.

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ILS manages and monitors every mission from inception to liftoff as well as post-launch. Each client works with a dedicated team to provide critical information for each step of the launch process. The mission integration and launch schedules created for customers detail all activities and timing for a successful launch program.

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