Arianespace Flight VA219 Ariane 5ES - ATV-5 Georges Lemaitre

The operations on the ATV (Automated Transfer Vehicle) “Georges Lemaître” and on the Ariane 5ES launch vehicle are proceeding nominally, enabling Arianespace in agreement with ESA to announce the VA219 launch date.

Liftoff of the Ariane 5ES launcher is set for the night of Thursday, July 24 to Friday, July 25, 2014 at precisely:

  • 10:41:04 pm          (local time in French Guiana) on July 24, 2014
  • 09:41:04 pm          (Washington, D.C.)
  • 01:41:04 am          (UTC) on July 25, 2014
  • 03:41:04 am          (Paris)
  • 05:41:04 am          (Moscow)

Source: Arianespace
Date: Jun 27, 2014