Launch of Horizons 3e and Intelsat 38

French Guiana
25 September 2018

Horizons 3e and Intelsat 38

Launched 25 September 2018

We are pleased to report the success of the launch mission for Horizons 3e and Intelsat 38. Liftoff occurred at 6:38 pm EDT. The Horizons 3e satellite separated from the rocket’s upper stage at 7:06 pm EDT, and signal acquisition has been confirmed. The Intelsat 38 satellite separated from the rocket’s lower stage at 7:21 pm EDT, and signal acquisition has been confirmed. Go Horizons 3e and Intelsat 38!

Learn more about our newest satellites.

  • Horizons 3e – Completing our Intelsat EpicNG global coverage and bringing high throughput services to Asia-Pacific
  • Intelsat 38 – Expanding our distribution and broadband connectivity to Central and Eastern Europe, Asia and Africa

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