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THE RIGHT-SIZED ROCKET FOR TODAY’S LIGHTER LOADS RELIABLE. FLEXIBLE. EFFICIENT The 2-stage medium class vehicle serves the 3.5 to 5 Metric Tons satellite class... READ MORE



The enhanced performance provided by the commercial Proton Launch Vehicle enables our Customers to design and launch heavier and more capable spacecraft while maintaining cost effective mission... READ MORE



ILS markets the Angara 1.2 launch service to global commercial and governmental marketplace for Low Earth Orbit (LEO) and Sun-Synchronous (SSO) missions... READ MORE


ILS Donates to Great Cycle Challenge

ILS in the Community: President Kirk Pysher and International Launch Services are proud to donate to the Great Cycle Challenge USA in their fight to Kick Cancer’s Butt this month. “Thank you so much for your making a donation to support Fighting for Finley in the Great Cycle Challenge to fight kids’ cancer! Your donationREAD MORE

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Coffee and Conversation at Australasia Satellite Forum 2018

The Australasia Satellite Forum (ASF) 2018, which is taking place from May 22-23 in Sydney, Australia, is the Southern Hemisphere’s premier communications satellite industry event. ILS is proud to be a sponsor at the event – the ILS Barista Cart was a huge hit as there were lines all morning and afternoon to get someREAD MORE

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Khrunichev Space Center: Proton M Mission from Baikonur Cosmodrome Successfully Completed

The Proton M booster with the Breeze M upper stage that was launched on April 19, 2018, at 01:12 a.m. Moscow time from the Baikonur Cosmodrome has successfully delivered a Russian military payload into orbit. This was the first launch in 2018, and the 417th launch overall of the Proton launch vehicle (including all itsREAD MORE

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ILS at Satellite 2018

It was a busy but exciting time for ILS during SATELLITE 2018, which took place from March 12-15 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. ILS was active the entire week meeting customers, participating in panel discussions, meeting with the media, and hosting a rooftop reception at the Hay-Adams and dinner meetings.READ MORE

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International Launch Services (ILS) Secures Additional Launch Orders For Proton Medium Vehicle

WASHINGTON, D.C., 14 March, 2018-ILS, a leading provider of commercial launch services, announced multiple launch assignments for Proton Medium launches that will include the use of both the 4.35 meter and the new 5.2 meter payload fairing. The missions will take place beginning in late 2019 from Pad 24 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.READ MORE

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International Launch Services (ILS) and Effective Space Announce The ILS Proton Breeze M Launch of Two Satellite-servicing Space Drone™ Spacecraft In 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C., 12 March, 2018 — ILS, a U.S.-based leading global commercial launch services provider and UK headquartered Effective Space announce their intent to contract to deliver two of Effective Space’s SPACE DRONE™ spacecraft into orbit. The Proton Breeze M rideshare launch is planned for 2020 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. “ILS is focusedREAD MORE

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Proton Medium: Right Sized for Today’s Smaller Satellites and Constellations

ILS and Khrunichev have strategically developed a family of Proton variants that provide the necessary flexibility at an attractive price and you won’t have to settle for used hardware. Proton Medium is derived from the Proton M by simply removing the third stage of the heritage vehicle and replacing it with an interstage structure, thusREAD MORE

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ILS’s Pysher: Proton continues to reinvent itself to compete

by Warren Ferster — February 26, 2018 WASHINGTON, D.C. — The top executive with the U.S. firm that markets Russia’s Proton rocket blasted what he characterized as a recent slew of misinformation surrounding the vehicle, saying it enjoys the full support of the Russian government and that the culmination of a three-year quality control programREAD MORE

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