ELA-3 Guiana Space Center

Centre Spatial Guyanais, Kourou 97387, Französisch-Guyana

ELA-3, short for Ensemble de Lancement Ariane 3, is a launch complex at the Guiana Space Center in French Guiana, Europe’s overseas launch base in use by Arianespace for its family of launch vehicle. The 21-square Kilometer launch complex has exclusively hosted Ariane 5 mission, beginning in 1996.

Events at this location


12dec18:36Ariane 5 (VA240) • Galileo FM-15-18


25jan00:00Ariane 5 (VA241) • SES 14 & Al Yah 3


01mar00:00Ariane 5 (VA242) • Hylas 4 & Intelsat 38