overview

Launch date
September 8, 1988
Payload(s)
GSTAR III, SBS 5
Customer(s)
GTE Spacenet, Satellite Business Systems
Orbit
Geostationary transfer orbit (GTO)
Status
Success
Launch site
Spaceport, French Guiana (Guiana Space Center)
Launch vehicle
Ariane
Prime contractor(s)
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