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Ground processing of Express-AM4R for launch in full swing at Baikonur

The launch of Express-AM4R manufactured on RSCC orders by Airbus Defense and Space (formerly EADS Astrium) is scheduled for 16 May 2014.

Ground processing, including the ascent unit integration, is in progress at Baikonur for the launch of Express-AM4R on Proton M. Currently the satellite has been mated to the Breeze M upper stage booster, and testing has started of the upper stage systems.

The launch of Express-AM4R manufactured on RSCC orders by Airbus Defense and Space (formerly EADS Astrium) is scheduled for 16 May 2014.

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