November 10, 2015

Ariane 5 launch on 10 November 2015

Ariane 5 orbited 2 telecommunications satellites Arabsat-6B and GSAT-15 from the Guiana Space Centre on tuesday 10 November (liftoff at 18:37 Kourou, 22:34 Paris). Watch the replay online !

the launch

  • Launcher version: Ariane 5 ECA
  • Satellites: Arabsat-6B and GSAT-15
  • Customers:  Arabsat, in the framework of a turnkey contract with Airbus Defence and Space, along with Thales Alenia Space for Arabsat-6B; the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for GSAT-15
  • Launch window: between 18:34 and 19:17 (Kourou); between 22:34 and 23:17 (Paris)
  • Webcast start time: 18:19 (Kourou); 22:19 (Paris)



3, 2, 1... Allumage moteur Vulcain, allumage des EAP, décollage !


VA227 campaign Photo report in french guiana


Previous launches

Watch the previous Ariane 5 launches from the Guiana space centre on our Dailymotion Channel