Launch of ASTRA 1N

Now that the Ariane rocket with ASTRA 1N on board has arrived at the launch pad, we are fast approaching the final phase of the launch mission: Liftoff!

The launch is scheduled for today, 1 July 2011. The live feed starts at 21:23 UTC-GMT.

Please join us in our excitement and view the launch of ASTRA 1N live!

Want to know more about how satellites are launched? Have a look at the following animation: