Arianespace launched the Astra 1N and BSAT 3c satellites on Aug 6, 2011. Astra
1N is an Astrium/Toulouse Eurostar 3000 satellite to be located at 19.2E
for European television broadcasting. Direct-to-home and HD television.
The launch vehicle was an Ariane 5ECA model, serial number L560. The EPC
core stage flew a -1029 x 188 km x 6.8 deg trajectory, and the ESC-A
stage then flew to a geostationary transfer orbit of 266 x 35725 km x
2.0 deg. On Aug 12 Astra 1N was in a 35550 x 35790 km x 0.1 deg orbit
drifting east over 5 deg W.