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Ariane-5G

Ariane-5G (XMM) [Arianespace]
(short fairing)

Ariane-5G (Optus C1/BSat 2c) [Arianespace] (medium fairing)

Ariane-5G (Envisat) [Arianespace]
(long fairing)

Ariane-5G (MaqSat 3, ARD) [ESA]
(short fairing + SPELTRA)

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Version Strap-On Stage 1 Stage 2
Ariane-5G 2 × EAP P238 EPC H158 / Vulcain EPS L9.7 / Aestus
Performance (kg) LEO LPEO SSO GTO GEO MolO IP
Ariane-5G 18000 6900
dual: 6100
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No.   Type      TypeNo   Fai   Serial       Date        LS           Payload

  1   Ariane-5G        1       V-89 / 501   04.06.1996  Ko ELA-3  F  Cluster FM1 / Cluster FM2 / Cluster FM3 / Cluster FM4 
  2   Ariane-5G        2       V-101 / 502  30.10.1997  Ko ELA-3  P  MaqSat H & TEAMSAT / MaqSat B / YES
  3   Ariane-5G        3       V-112 / 503  21.10.1998  Ko ELA-3     MaqSat 3 / ARD *
  4   Ariane-5G        4   S   V-119 / 504  10.12.1999  Ko ELA-3     XMM-Newton
  5   Ariane-5G        5   S   V-128 / 505  21.03.2000  Ko ELA-3     Insat 3B / AsiaStar
  6   Ariane-5G        6   S   V-130 / 506  14.09.2000  Ko ELA-3     Astra 2B / GE 7
  7   Ariane-5G        7   S   V-135 / 507  16.11.2000  Ko ELA-3     PAS 1R / AMSAT P3D (OSCAR 40) / STRV 1C / STRV 1D
  8   Ariane-5G        8   S   V-138 / 508  20.12.2000  Ko ELA-3     Astra 2D / GE 8 (Aurora 3) / LDREX
  9   Ariane-5G        9   S   V-140 / 509  08.03.2001  Ko ELA-3     Eurobird 1 / BSat 2a
 10   Ariane-5G       10   S   V-142 / 510  12.07.2001  Ko ELA-3  P  Artemis / BSat 2b
 11   Ariane-5G       11   L   V-145 / 511  01.03.2002  Ko ELA-3     Envisat 1
 12   Ariane-5G       12   S   V-153 / 512  05.07.2002  Ko ELA-3     Stellat 5 / N-Star c 
 13   Ariane-5G       13   S   V-155 / 513  28.08.2002  Ko ELA-3     Atlantic Bird 1 / MSG 1 / MFD
 15   Ariane-5G       14   M   V-160 / 514  09.04.2003  Ko ELA-3     Insat 3A / Galaxy 12
 16   Ariane-5G       15   M   V-161 / 515  11.06.2003  Ko ELA-3     Optus C1 / BSat 2c
 17   Ariane-5G       16   S   V-162 / 516  27.09.2003  Ko ELA-3     Insat 3E / eBird 1 / SMART 1


Failures:

Flight  1: Vehicle veered off course after 37 sec, destroyed
Flight  2: Orbit too low due to roll problem
Flight 10: Orbit too low due to second stage problem


Launch sites:

Ko  = Centre Spatial Guyanais (CSG), Kourou, French Guiana French Guiana