World Satellite Business Week – Launch contract with SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation
Arianespace and SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation celebrated their contract for the Japanese operator’s launch of a satellite on Ariane 5 in late 2015 from French Guiana.
Marking this agreement at the World Satellite Business Week event in Paris today were Stéphane Israël, Chairman and CEO of Arianespace, and Osamu Inoue, Senior Executive Vice President, SKY Perfect JSAT Corp. The spacecraft will be orbited in late 2015 by an Ariane 5 from French Guiana.
“I am very pleased Arianespace has been entrusted by SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation to launch the 28th satellite for Japan with a contract that is the symbol of our long-standing partnership with this country,” Israël said.
Arianespace’s Stéphane Israël (left) and Osamu Inoue mark the contract for Ariane 5’s 2015 launch of a SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation from the Spaceport in French Guiana.