Ariane 5 ECA+ Ariane 5 ECA+
Eutelsat Konnect VHTS
Mission

Eutelsat Konnect VHTS is a large geostationary high-throughput Ka-band communications satellite designed to serve Europe with a capacity of 500 Gbps.

Mission Type Communications
Orbit Geostationary Transfer Orbit
Ariane 5 ECA+
Ariane 5 ECA+

Ariane 5 ECA+ is a variant of the Ariane 5 heavy-lift vehicle, with a taller ECA-D upper stage.

Manufacturer Arianespace
Thrust 11400kN
Length 57.7m
Diameter 5.4m
LEO Capacity Unknown
GTO Capacity 10200kg
Launch Cost Unknown
Arianespace
Arianespace

Arianespace SA is a multinational company founded in 1980 as the world's first commercial launch service provider. It undertakes the production, operation, and marketing of the Ariane programme. Their vehicles launch exclusively from French Guiana in South America.

Type Commercial
Administrator CEO: Stéphane Israël
Launch Vehicles Ariane 5 | Vega
Spacecraft None
Ariane Launch Area 3
Ariane Launch Area 3
Location Kourou, French Guiana
Total Launches 113
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