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Ariane 5: First liftoff of 2013

The first Ariane 5 heavy-lift mission of the year has delivered the Azerspace/Africasat-1a and Amazonas-3 telecom satellites into their planned transfer orbits.

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Fri, 08/02/2013 - 10:41
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5.21678
longitude: 
-52.7683

Galileo: Two complementary satellites to be launched

Two Galileo satellites will be launched on 18:15:00 GMT (20:15:00 CEST) on 12 October. They will complement two other Galileo satellites which are already in orbit.

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Wed, 10/10/2012 - 11:35

Vega success assures Sentinel launches

Yesterday’s successful maiden flight of ESA’s new Vega rocket from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, opens a new set of launch services – including two of the Sen

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 15/02/2012 - 15:58
latitude: 
5.15972
longitude: 
-52.6503