ILS Proton Successfully Launches Telesat’s Anik F1R Satellite



BAIKONUR COSMODROME, Kazakhstan, Sept. 9, 2005  – A Russian-built Proton Breeze M launch vehicle successfully placed a satellite into orbit this morning for Telesat, one of the world's leading satellite operators. The launch of the new Anik F1R satellite was the sixth mission of the year for International Launch Services (ILS).


Proton Launch Advisory: Anik F1R



 Sept 1, 2005
Payload: Anik F1R
Eurostar E3000 platform
Separated mass: approx. 4,500 kg (9,900 lbs)


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