Geostationary orbit

Eutelsat 172B moves into geostationary orbit

The Eutelsat 172B satellite has initiated its ascent into geostationary orbit, marking the first stage of its four-month climb to 172° East. The new high power electric satellite, which launched last Friday on an Ariane 5 rocket, is scheduled to enter into service in the fourth quarter of this year. Since its launch, Eutelsat 172B […]