Land Launch Program
SC Intelsat 18 Launch
October 6, 2011.
Intelsat 18 spacecraft was delivered into target orbit.
October 5, 2011.
Postponement of the launch of the Zenit-2SB/DM-SLB launch vehicle carrying Intelsat 18 spacecraft.
October 2, 2011.
Roll out of Zenit-3SLB ILV with US DM-SLB and Intelsat-18 SC to the launch site.
September 27, 2011.
The Ascent Unit/Zenit-2SB LV Mechanical Docking.
September 25, 2011.
Intelsat 18 payload unit sent for launch vehicle integration.
September 23, 2011.
Ascent Unit assembly is completed for launch under Land Launch Program.
September 22, 2011.
Intelsat-18 SC is docked with Block DM-SLB.
September 21, 2011.
Spacecraft Intelsat-18 has been mated to the adapter.