The American communication satellite have successfully deduced into a target orbitRazgonnyj the block “ the Breeze - M “ started on October, 19th at 22:48 on the carrier rocket of space appointment “ the Proton - M “ has successfully deduced into a target orbit the American communication satellite ViaSat - 1. The branch of the space vehicle from razgonnogo the block has taken place at 08:00 Moscow time, have informed in Russian Space Department.
the space vehicle is already accepted on management of the customer. Companion ViaSat - 1 is made Space Systems/ Loral and intended for granting of services of the satellite Internet to consumers in the North America: in territory of the USA, Canada, the Hawaiian Islands.
the contract on " carrier rocket use; the Proton - M “ for space vehicle ViaSat start - 1 company International Launch Services Inc has concluded. (ILS). The Controlling stock in ILS belongs FGUP “ State space scientifically - the industrial centre of M.V.Hrunicheva “ - To the developer and manufacturer RN “ the Proton “ and razgonnogo the block “ the Breeze - M “.
" carrier rocket Start; the Proton - M “ became the sixth in 2011ã. And 369 - m in its flight history. We will note, on August, 18th 2011ã. Unsuccessful start of the space companion " has been made; the Express train - ÀÌ4 “. Start and flight “ the Proton - M “ have passed regularly, and during flight of the orbital block in structure razgonnogo the block and the space vehicle there was a failure in a control system “ the Breeze - M “ as a result of KA “ the Express train - ÀÌ4 “ has been deduced into not settlement orbit. Soon after incident the decision temporarily to suspend starts of " carrier rockets was accepted; the Proton - M “ and razgonnyh blocks “ the Breeze - M “.