1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Welcome to the new DBSTalk community platform. We have recently migrated to a community platform called Xenfono and hope you will find this change to your liking. There are some differences, but for the most part, if you just post and read, that will all be the same. If you have questions, please post them in the Forum Support area. Thanks!

Ariane rocket launches DirecTV satellite

Discussion in 'DIRECTV General Discussion' started by -, Nov 26, 2001.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Guest

    KOUROU, French Guiana, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Western Europe's 146th Ariane rocket placed into orbit a satellite for the U.S.-based operator DirecTV Inc. after launch from French Guiana late on Monday.
    The Ariane-4 rocket blasted off at 9:36 p.m. (0036 GMT Tuesday) from the European Space Agency launch centre in Kourou, French Guiana, on the northeast coast of South America.

    MORE
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page