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- Jan 21, 2015
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Hitching a ride to orbit with Eutelsat 5 West B is another Northrop Grumman property also built on the GEOStar satellite bus.
The Mission Extension Vehicle, or MEV, is a revolutionary offering from Northrop Grumman designed to increase an already on-orbit GEO satellite’s lifetime by five years or more.
Proton rocket ride-share launches Northrop Grumman’s Mission Extension Vehicle - NASASpaceFlight.com
A Russian Proton-M rocket launched on Wednesday morning at 06:17 EDT (10:17 UTC) from the…