BAIKONUR COSMODROME, Kazakhstan, February 15, 2012
International Launch Services (ILS) Proton/Breeze-M has successfully launched the SES-4 satellite today. It was 20th SES satellite launched on ILS Proton and the 70th ILS Proton launch overall. After 9 hours 12 minutes mission the satellite was successfully released into geostationary transfer orbit.
Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) and Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat) announced an agreement to launch AsiaSat 6 and Asiasat 8 satellites using SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket in the first half of 2014.
December 11th 2011, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
ILS Proton/Breeze M has successfully orbited two satellites with Proton’s 9th flight of 2011 year and the 372nd Proton launch overall. Both satellites - Loutch 5A (for Russia) and the AMOS-5 (for Israel) were constructed by ISS-Reshetnev.