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Intelsat 29e, the First Intelsat EpicNG Satellite, Successfully Launched into Orbit

Friday, January 29, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Intelsat
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Luxembourg, 27 January 2016 - Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), the world’s leading provider of satellite services, today announced that Intelsat 29e, the first of the Intelsat EpicNG high throughput satellites, was launched successfully from French Guiana aboard an Ariane 5 vehicle. Liftoff occurred at 6:20 pm EST. The Intelsat 29e satellite separated from the rocket’s upper stage 30 minutes after launch, at 6:50 pm EST, and signal acquisition has been confirmed.

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