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Preparations Begin in Baikonur for AsiaSat 5 Launch

BAIKONUR COSMODROME, Kazakhstan,  July, 10, 2009 — The AsiaSat 5 telecommunications satellite arrived at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, today, accompanied by the Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) team. The satellite built by SS/L on the 1300 spacecraft bus will be launched upon a Proton Breeze M rocket in August for Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company, Ltd.


SIRIUS FM-5 Spacecraft Delivered to Baikonur

BAIKONUR COSMODROME, Kazakhstan, May 26, 2009 – Following the delivery, on 22 May, of the Proton M booster rocket designated for the SIRIUS FM-5 launch, the aforementioned spacecraft was delivered to the Baikonur Cosmodrome on 26 May. After passing through customs, the spacecraft was transferred to building 92A-50 for testing and integration.


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