Proton-M with Kazsat-2 and SES-3 delivered to launch pad
12 July 2011 16:07

Proton-M with Kazsat-2 and SES-3 delivered to launch pad

BAIKONYR. July 12. KAZINFORM Proton-M/Breeze-M launch vehicle and Kazsat-2 and SES-3 (OS-2) satellites were delivered to launch pad 200 at Baikonur on Monday morning.

Experts of the Russian space industry commenced Day 1 operations at the launch pad.

Launch of Proton-M/Breeze-M launch vehicle with Kazsat-2 (Kazakhstan) and SES-3 (OS-2) (the USA) is slated for July 16.

According to Roscosmos PAO, the launch by Proton-M was contracted by International Launch Services Inc. (ILS). Russian Khrunichev Space Center is a stock majority holder in ILS.

To learn more go to www.roscosmos.ru

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