В трех пресс-релизах и двух справках, с эпилогом и дискотекой1: Successful launch of EUTELSAT 5 West B
Press releases • Oct 10, 2019https://news.eutelsat.com/pressreleases/successful-launch-of-eutelsat-5-west-b-2929955
Eutelsat Communications’ EUTELSAT 5 West B satellite was successfully launched into super-synchronous transfer orbit by International Launch Services using a Proton Breeze M rocket that lifted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome at 03.17 pm (12.17 pm CET on October 9).2: Eutelsat statement on EUTELSAT 5 West B
Press releases • Oct 24, 2019https://news.eutelsat.com/pressreleases/eutelsat-statement-on-eutelsat-5-west-b-2935552
Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) is currently investigating an incident on one of the two solar arrays on its EUTELSAT 5 West B satellite.3: Update on EUTELSAT 5 West B status
Press releases • Jan 17, 2020https://news.eutelsat.com/pressreleases/update-on-eutelsat-5-west-b-status-2961716
On October 24, 2019, Eutelsat announced an investigation into a malfunction on one of the two solar arrays on its EUTELSAT 5 West B satellite.
Pursuant to this investigation, the loss of the satellite’s South solar array has been confirmed
With the exception of the South solar array, the satellite performance remains nominal.
The attendant power loss means c.45% of the capacity of the satellite can be operated.
EUTELSAT 5 West B is fully insured against the eventuality of a partial or total loss by a launch-plus-one-year insurance for up to 173 million euros.( Collapse )