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Weather delays Eutelsat 9B launch

January 22, 2016

ILS has advised Eutelsat Communications that the launch of the Proton launch vehicle with the Eutelsat 9B satellite has been delayed as a result of weather-related logistical issues. Launch vehicle processing continues without any technical issues and the satellite remains in a safe configuration at the launch site, according to a statement.

The launch is now rescheduled for January 30th at 04:20 local time in Baikonour.

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