Normally reliable Ariane 5 rocket shoots in wrong direction leaving SES-14 and Al Yah 3 in ramped up inclination transfer orbit

Normally reliable Ariane 5 rocket shoots in wrong direction leaving SES-14 and Al Yah 3 in ramped up inclination transfer orbit

The Ariane 5 rocket has had its first actual launch failure after 82 successful flights performed over 15 years. Following an apparently successful lift-off from the Kourou launch site at 1920 GMT on 25 January 2017, the Ariane 5 ECA flight VA241, carrying SES-14 and...

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