La préparation continue. Lancement le 17 septembre à 21h19 heure de Paris.
09-09-2009 Upper Composite with Nimiq 5 is Tansported to the Rocket Assembly Bench Proton-M rocket with Breeze-M upper stage are planned to launch Canadian telecommunication spacecraft Nimiq 5 from Baikonur`s pad 200 on Sept. 17, at 23:19 Moscow time. Today, in integration and test facility 92A50, upper composite (Breeze-M and spacecraft covered by fairing) is being loaded from the bench to the transport car for further delivery to the Proton-M assembly building.
11-09-2009 Proton-M/Breeze-M/Nimiq-5 Prelaunch Processing Continues Proton-M rocket with Breeze-M upper stage will loft telecommunication satellite Nimiq-5 on Sept. 17. Prelaunch operations continue at Baikonur. The LV has been loaded on the transport and installation car today. The operations are ongoing in line with the schedule.