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Rocket: Proton M with Breeze M upper stage
Payload: Amazonas
Date: August 4, 2004
Time: 2232 GMT (6:32 p.m. EDT)
Site: Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
Satellite feed: Intelsat Americas A6, Transponder 11, C-band, 93° West


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Follow the countdown and launch of the Russian Proton rocket carrying the Amazonas telecommunications satellite. Reload this page for the very latest on the mission.