On Thursday, February 7, 2013, Arianespace successfully carried out the
54th Ariane 5 launch in a row, orbiting two telecommunications
satellites: Amazonas-3 for Spanish operator Hispasat, and
Azerspace/Africasat-1a for the Azerbaijani operator Azercosmos 0JSC and
the Azerbaijan Ministry of Communications and Information Technologies.
First Ariane 5 launch of 2013 and a new record. Read more here.