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British Inmarsat-5F1 satellite launched by ILS Proton rocket

The launch vehicle, Proton-M, includes improvements regarding the rocket ProtonK

On 8 December 2013, the Inmarsat-5F1 (I-5 F1) telecommunications satellite of the British Inmarsat global mobile operator was launched from Baikonur in Kazakhstan at 12:12 GMT by the International

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 09/12/2013 - 10:43
latitude: 
48.0196
longitude: 
66.9237

MetOp-B weather satellite is launched

The second Metop satellite was launched yesterday, 17 September 2012 from the Baikonur cosmodrome, in Kazakhstan, atop a Russian Soyuz launcher,

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Tue, 18/09/2012 - 13:25

Wildfire in Kazakhstan

According to the Government of Kazakhstan forest fires have killed five people in northern Kazakhstan, more than 260 villagers had been evacuated.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Wildfire in Kazakhstan
Region: 
Kazakhstan
Occurance Date: 
09/09/2010
latitude: 
48.8493
longitude: 
84.4189

Flood in Kazakhstan

Thousands of people were evacuated and some were killed in Kazakhstan on Friday after severe floods destroyed two dams in the south of the Central Asian state, the emergencies ministry said.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Flood in Kazakhstan
Region: 
Kazakhstan
Occurance Date: 
12/03/2010
latitude: 
44.5138
longitude: 
74.2688

Astrium Inks Two-Satellite Deal with Kazakhstan

PARIS — Space hardware and services supplier Astrium, furthering its partnership with the government of Kazakhstan, will build and launch two Earth observation satellites, and provide a satel

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 13/10/2009 - 18:20
latitude: 
51.1799
longitude: 
71.4467