A European Ariane 5 rocket launched this evening at 20:30 UTC from the launch base in Kourou, French Guiana. The rocket carried the Australian Sky Muster satellite into orbit which will provide broadband to rural parts of Australia via it's 80-100 KA Band spot beams. ARSAT-2 was the second passenger for Argentina and has 16 Ku-band transponders and 4 C-band transponders for television broadcasting.
Videos related to STS-135, Space Shuttle Atlantis which is due to launch in July 2011, STS-135 will be the final ever Space Shuttle mission.
STS-135 will bring to the International Space Station a Multi-Purpose Logistics Module full of cargo as well as a Lightweight Multi-Purpose Carrier. The LMC will be used to take down broken parts from the ISS. Finally STS-135 will take the Robotics Refueling Mission (RRM).