Date of Launch of the Second Revealed Azerbaijani Satellite
The launch of Azerspace-2, the second telecommunications satellite of Azerbaijan, is scheduled for April 30 this year, a source familiar with the project told Trend.
The satellite will be launched from the Guiana Space Center using the Ariane 5 ECA launch vehicle.
The French company Arianespace, which previously launched the first satellite of Azerbaijan, Azerspace / Africasat-1a, will send the Azerspace-2 / Intelsat-38 to orbit.
Azerspace-2 / Intelsat-38 will be placed in a geostationary orbit at 45 degrees east longitude. Your service area will include the countries of Europe, Central and South Asia, the Middle East and Africa.
The satellite manufacturer is Space Systems Loral (SSL), which is also a provider of satellite control systems.