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Launch Notification: SATMEX 8

By: RocketGirl
A Proton rocket with an upper stage Breeze M launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Tuesday carrying Satmex 8 to orbit. Satmex 8 is a Mexican communications satellite that will distribute video and broadband multimedia services. The satellite is built by Space Systems/Loral of Palo Alto, California, and is expected to be in service for 15 years. The NORAD catalog (or SSC) number for this mission is 39122 and it's available in the STK database. Stay up-to-date with the latest launches by subscribing to AGI's Launch Notifications.
Posted: 3/29/2013 4:12:55 PM