Ariane 5 G | PAS-1R, Amsat P3D, STRV 1C, STRV 1D

Ariane 5 G | PAS-1R, Amsat P3D, STRV 1C, STRV 1D

Ariane Launch Area 3
Kourou, French Guiana













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Arianespace SA is a multinational company founded in 1980 as the world's first commercial launch service provider. It undertakes the production, operation, and marketing of the Ariane programme. Their vehicles launch exclusively from French Guiana in South America.


PAS-1R, Amsat P3D, STRV 1C, STRV 1D

PAS-1R a commications satellite located at 40 degrees west, serving the Americas, the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, operated by PanAmSat. Amsat P3D was an amateur radio satellite built and operated by AmSat. STRV was a series of four satellites operated by the UK MoD, intended to test new technologies, two were launched on this vehicle.

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Ariane 5 G

Height 57.00 Meters

Max Stages 2

Mass To GTO 6900 kg

Liftoff Thrust 0 kN

Diameter 5.40 Meters

Mass To LEO 12200 kg

Liftoff Mass 737 Tonnes

Launch Success 13

Consecutive Success 6

Maiden Flight 1996-06-04

Launch Failures 3

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