Successfully launched on 20 August 2015 in French Guiana at 20:34 (UTC)

About Intelsat 34

Intelsat-34_logo_150pxWe are pleased to report the success of the launch mission for Intelsat 34. Liftoff occurred at 20:34 (UTC). The Intelsat 34 satellite separated from the rocket’s upper stage 40 minutes after launch, at 21:14 (UTC), and signal acquisition was confirmed.

More about Intelsat 34

Intelsat 34 is a multi-band satellite that will provide distribution services for Latin America media customers in C-band and host a leading Brazilian DTH platform in Ku-band. Intelsat 34 will also provide Ku-band infrastructure for aeronautical and maritime service providers delivering broadband networking to the North Atlantic routes. Replacing Intelsat 805 and Galaxy 11, Intelsat 34 will be part of Intelsat’s three-satellite, pan-regional cable distribution neighborhood for Latin America. The satellite will be located at 304.5°E and is expected to have a service life of more than 15 years.

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