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Ariane 5 March 20, 2014

Ariane 5 ECA – ASTRA 5B – Amazonas 4A: Launch of Flight VA216 postponed by 24 hours

Meteorological conditions at the Spaceport in French Guiana on March 20, 2014 did not allow the authorization of Flight VA216’s launcher transfer from the Final Assembly Building to the launch zone.

The countdown of Flight VA216 has been delayed 24 hours, for a liftoff on Saturday, March 22 at 19h04 local time (22h04 UTC) during a launch window of 58 minutes.

Ariane 5 ECA – ASTRA 5B – Amazonas 4A: Report de 24 Heures du lancement VA 216
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Ariane 5 February 24, 2014

Arianespace Flight VA216: Ariane 5 ECA – ASTRA 5B – Amazonas 4A; Liftoff is set for Friday, March 21, 2014

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