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Ariane 42L V56
Ariane 42L V56 - Ariane 42L V56 - COSPAR 1993-031

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Family: Ariane. Country: France. Status: Hardware.

Ariane 4 with 2 liquid rocket strap-ons.


Specifications

Launches: 12. Failures: 0. Success Rate: 100.00% pct. First Launch Date: 12 May 1993. Last Launch Date: 06 October 2000. LEO Payload: 7,900 kg. to: 200 km Orbit. at: 5.2 degrees. Payload: 3,590 kg. to a: Geosynchronous transfer, 7 deg inclination trajectory. Liftoff Thrust: 412,830 kgf. Total Mass: 400,000 kg. Core Diameter: 3.8 m. Total Length: 58.4 m. Launch Price $: 100.00 million. in 2000 price dollars.


Ariane 42L Chronology


1993 May 12 - - 00:57 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L s/n V56. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1994 Sep 9 - - 00:29 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L s/n V67. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1995 Aug 3 - - 23:58 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L+ s/n V76. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1995 Sep 24 - - 00:06 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L+ s/n V78. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1995 Oct 19 - - 00:38 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L s/n V79. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1997 Sep 23 - - 23:58 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L s/n V100. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1997 Dec 21 - - 00:16 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L s/n V104. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1998 Dec 6 - - 00:43 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L s/n V114. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1998 Dec 22 - - 01:08 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L s/n V115. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
2000 Jan 25 - - 01:04 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L s/n V126. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
2000 Apr 19 - - 00:29 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L s/n V129. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
2000 Oct 6 - - 23:00 GMT. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.

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