Arianespace Flight VA222 THOR 7 And SICRAL 2: Launch Delayed
During the preparations for the roll-out of the launcher for flight VA222, an anomaly occurred on a fluid connector between the cryogenic upper stage and the launch table.
As a result, Arianespace has decided to postpone the launch initially scheduled for April 15, 2015, in order to replace this part and perform the subsequent verifications.
Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS)
The launch vehicle and its THOR 7 and SICRAL 2 satellite payloads are maintained in fully safe conditions and in stand-by mode.
The new launch date targeted will be announced very soon.
Source : Arianespace - view original press release