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Ariane 44P
Ariane 44P -

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

Ariane 4 with 4 solid rocket strap-ons.


Specifications

Launches: 13. Failures: 0. Success Rate: 100.00% pct. First Launch Date: 04 April 1991. Last Launch Date: 06 September 2000. LEO Payload: 7,600 kg. to: 200 km Orbit. at: 5.2 degrees. Payload: 3,465 kg. to a: Geosynchronous transfer, 7 deg inclination trajectory. Liftoff Thrust: 571,300 kgf. Total Mass: 358,000 kg. Core Diameter: 3.8 m. Total Length: 58.4 m. Launch Price $: 10.00 million. in 2000 price dollars.


Ariane 44P Chronology


1991 Apr 4 - - 23:31 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 44P s/n V43. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1991 Sep 26 - - 23:43 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 44P s/n V46. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1995 Aug 29 - - 06:41 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 44P s/n V77. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1995 Nov 17 - - 01:20 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 44P s/n V80. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1996 Feb 5 - - 07:19 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 44P s/n V83. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1996 Jun 15 - - 06:55 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 44P s/n V87. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1997 Mar 1 - - 01:07 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 44P s/n V94. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1997 Jun 25 - - 23:44 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 44P s/n V96. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2 .
1997 Aug 8 - - 06:46 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 44P s/n V98. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1997 Dec 2 - - 22:52 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 44P s/n V103. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1998 Apr 28 - - 22:53 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 44P s/n V108. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
1998 Aug 25 - - 23:07 GMT. LV Configuration: Ariane 44P s/n V109. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.
2000 Sep 6 - - 22:33 GMT. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2.

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