Proton-M Launches BADR-5 Satellite.

International Launch Systems (ILS) launched the BADR-5 (Arabsat-5) Communications satellite aboard a Proton-M rocket. Launch occurred on 3 June 2010 at 3:00 PM Phoenix time. Following the burnout of the first three stages, the Breez-M upper stage began a series of burns at 3:12 PM designed to carry the BADR_5 satellite into a geosynchronous orbit.

Proton-M
Proton-M Breez-M with BADR-5 Satellite
Image Credit: ILS TV
Proton-M Liftoff
Liftoff of the Proton-M Rocket
Image Credit: ILS TV
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