Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: Safran Group

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



70th Consecutive Successful Launch for Ariane 5 - Flight number 228 for the Ariane launcher, successfully placing a telecommunications satellite in its geostationary transfer orbit, took place today from the European spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana - Airbusafran-Launchers.com
70th Consecutive Successful Launch for Ariane 5

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Kourou, French Guiana, France, 2016/01/27 - Flight number 228 for the Ariane launcher, successfully placing a telecommunications satellite in its geostationary transfer orbit, took place today from the European spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana - Airbusafran-Launchers.com. PAR: SAF | SAFRAN

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Aviation/Aerospace Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

• Successful single-satellite launch highlights operational flexibility for Airbus Safran Launchers in the first shoot of 2016.
• Since its creation in January 2015, Airbus Safran Launchers has been the industrial lead contractor for Ariane 5 and the future Ariane 6.

This was the seventh launch of an Ariane 5 with Airbus Safran Launchers as lead contractor, in coordination with the teams from the respective parent companies, Airbus Defence and Space, and Safran. Airbus Safran Launchers thus demonstrated, with Arianespace, the ability to respond to the specific needs of one of its clients in record time, as the launcher was adapted to accommodate a single satellite rather than the customary two satellites for which Ariane 5 ECA has been optimized.

"Following the year 2015 with 6 successful launches in 7 months, 2016 starts with a demonstration of our ability to adapt, thanks to the engagement of the teams and the operational flexibility of the industrial organisation", Alain Charmeau, CEO of Airbus Safran Launchers pointed out. "This level of flexibility is made possible by the expertise and know-how of the teams at Airbus Safran Launchers and its parent companies. This first success of 2016 marks the beginning of a series of operational challenges for Ariane 5 over the coming year. I would like to thank the European Space Agency, CNES and Arianespace for their confidence".

Launch performance was only 6700kg (of which 6552 kg was the actual satellite) to geostationary transfer orbit with an inclination of 0.5 degrees, thus optimising the lifetime of the satellite.

Airbus Safran Launchers (airbusafran-launchers.com) has been the prime contractor for the Ariane 5 European launcher, one of the largest and most ambitious space programmes in the world, since January 2015. Building on the expertise of the Airbus and Safran groups, the company oversees an industrial network that brings together more than 550 companies (more than 20% of which are SMEs) in 12 European countries. Airbus Safran Launchers manages the entire industrial supply chain, from the manufacture of equipment and stages to the complete integration of the launcher in French Guiana, in line with the customer's specifications. Representing cutting-edge European expertise, the Ariane 5 launcher has been specially designed to inject heavy payloads into low Earth orbit or 2 satellites into geostationary transfer orbit.

Airbus Safran Launchers is also the prime contractor for the future European launcher Ariane 6, whose maiden flight is scheduled for 2020.

Ariane flight 228 in numbers

• 228th Ariane launch;
• 84th Ariane 5 launch and 54th Ariane 5 ECA;
• 6th Ariane rocket to be delivered to Arianespace that was assembled and tested under the responsibility of Airbus Safran Launchers, the prime contractor;
• 70th consecutive success for Ariane 5.

Contact: Astrid EMERIT
P: +33(0)6 86 65 45 02 - E: astrid.emerit[.]airbus.com.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Aviation/Aerospace Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: Safran Group

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Aviation/Aerospace articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


70th Consecutive Successful Launch for Ariane 5

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
Ariane 5 | Airbus Safran Launchers
Contact: Antoinette Menard-Pedron 
+33(0)6 74 78 10 65 antoinette.menard[.]airbusafran-launchers.com
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Safran Group securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Aviation/Aerospace via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From Safran Group / Company Profile


Read Aviation/Aerospace Most Recent Related Press Releases:

EPI Signs Support Contract for TP400 Engines Powering Malaysia’s A400M Military Aircraft
Embraer Flies Fourth E190-E2 Prototype and Advances in the Certification Campaign
Successful Syndication of A €4bn Acquisition Bridge Facility for Safran
Brazil’s Azul Becomes the E195-E2 Launch Operator
Boeing 737 MAX 8 with CFM LEAP-1B Engines Receives FAA Certification
Leonardo Strengthens Strategic Partnership with Shanghai Zenisun in the Chinese Civil Helicopter Market
Leonardo's Air Traffic Control Innovations Are on Show At the 2017 World Air Traffic Management (ATM) Congress in Madrid
Bell Helicopter and Safran Celebrate First Delivery of the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X
Embraer Rolls Out the E195-E2 - The Most Efficient Next-Generation Commercial Jet in the World
Leonardo - Milestone Aviation Places Order for AW169 And AW139 Helicopters

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  MagLar, Inc.

Visit  JobsWare.com

Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.







 
  ©2017 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today