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INTELSAT 20, HYLAS 2 launch

By: RocketGirl
An Ariane 5 launched out of Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, on August 2, carrying Intelsat 20 and Hylas 2 to orbit. Intelsat 20 is owned by Intelsat of Luxembourg and Washington, and is a telecommunications satellite. HYLAS 2 is owned by Avanti Communications of London and is also a telecommunications satellite. The NORAD catalog (or SSC) number for these missions are Intelsat 20 - 38740 and Hylas 2 - 38741 and they are now available in the STK satellite database. To stay up-to-date on the latest launches subscribe to AGI Launch Notifications.
Posted: 8/2/2012 12:07:47 PM