Arianespace Chosen To Launch Thor-6 For Telenor Satellite Broadcasting AS

By | June 21, 2007 | Europe, Satellite News Feed

Telenor Satellite Broadcasting AS, a subsidiary of Norwegian mobile operator Telenor, has hired Arianespace to loft its Thor-6 satellite, Arianespace announced June 20.

Thor-6 will be launched into geostationary transfer orbit in mid-2009 aboard an Ariane 5 or Soyuz launcher from the Guiana Space Center, in Kourou, French Guiana.

The contract marks the first between the companies. Financial details were not disclosed.

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