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  1. PM Modi congratulates ISRO scientists for successful launch of GSLV Mark IIIRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... Earlier this month, ISRO had placed GSAT-16 in orbit by Ariane 5 rocket, from the spaceport of Kourou in French Guiana. The satellite was launched into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO). Ariane 5 had also launched the satellite's co-passenger ...

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  2. GSLV Mark III launched from SriharikotaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... Earlier this month, ISRO had placed GSAT-16 in orbit by Ariane 5 rocket, from the spaceport of Kourou in French Guiana. The satellite was launched into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO). Ariane 5 had also launched the satellite's co-passenger ...

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  3. CONCACAF announces list of host cities for 2015 Gold Cup -- Seattle isn't on itRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... Haiti and Cuba have also already qualified for the 12-team tournament, which runs from July 7-26. Honduras and French Guiana will play off in March for the final spot. The USMNT will play its first group-stage match in Frisco, Texas, on July 7, its ...

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  4. 2015 to be a busy year, says ISRO chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    The Indian Space Research Organisation will also launch a heavy communication satellite, GSAT-15, with around 40 transponders - automatic receivers and transmitters for communication and broadcast of signals using the Ariane rocket of Arianespace from French Guiana. "We will be completing the IRNSS constellation by launching four more satellites and operationalise the navigation system.

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  5. O3b satellites integrated on Soyuz For Dec 18 Arianespace flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Arianespace's next medium-lift Soyuz to be launched from French Guiana is now complete following the integration of its "upper composite," which consists of four O3b Networks connectivity satellites, their protective payload fairing and the Fregat upper stage. This activity was performed at the Spaceport's ELS launch complex.

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  6. European Space Agency turns to Orange for private cloud servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Computer Weekly

    ... the agency's Centre for Space Applications and Telecommunications is located at Harwell. It also operates from French Guiana in South America, from where it launches its missions, including the Rosetta mission to land on and study comet ...

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  7. European Space Agency backs plans for Sabre rocket engineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Daily Mail

    ... 'spaceplane' called Skylon (pictured) An ESA study found if it were operated from Europe's launch site in French Guiana, together with a reusable upper stage, the project can meet all Europe's launch operator requirements - and be far cheaper than ...

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  8. MLS Trade Central: Monday's dealsRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Soccer America

    He made his debut for Honduras at the Copa Centroamericana in September. Los Catrachos finished fifth and must face French Guiana in a two-game playoff in March for the final berth in the 2015 Gold Cup.

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  9. Arianespace Delivers DIRECTV 14 and GSAT-16 to OrbitRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | TV Technology

    Arianespace successfully launched DIRECTV-14 and GSAT-16 on an Ariane 5 rocket from Kourou, French Guiana at 5:40 p.m., Dec. 6, 2014 . Arianespace said it has orbited nearly 65 percent of all commercial satellites to date in 2014.

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  10. 2015 to be a busy year for Indian space program: ISRO chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | BGR.in

    ... and transmitters for communication and broadcast of signals using the Ariane rocket of Arianespace from French Guiana. "We will be completing the IRNSS (Indian Regional Satellite Navigation System) constellation by launching four more satellites and ...

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  11. 2015 to be busy year for Indian space programme: ISRO chiefRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Newkerala.com

    ... and transmitters for communication and broadcast of signals using the Ariane rocket of Arianespace from French Guiana. "We will be completing the IRNSS (Indian Regional Satellite Navigation System) constellation by launching four more satellites and ...

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  12. Final payload integration begins for O3b Networks' four satellitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    O3b Networks' four-satellite payload for Arianespace's next Soyuz flight has been integrated on the launcher's Fregat upper stage, marking another milestone at the Spaceport in preparations for the December 18 afternoon mission from French Guiana. The cluster of spacecraft - previously installed on a tube-shaped dispenser system - was mated atop the Fregat upper stage during activity in the Spaceport's S3B payload preparation facility.

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  13. VIDEO: The 'star man' from the AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Newsday

    They mostly live in aldeias, or villages, a few kilometres down river from Oiapoque, the most northern city in Brazil. Many also live across the border in French Guiana.

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  14. DirecTV Launches New Satellite for 4K Ultra HD TransmissionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Audio video revolution

    ... 14 satellite was launched on Saturday, December 6 at 12:40 PM EST from the European Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. All systems are now functioning properly and once operations begin in the early second quarter of 2015, the satellite is poised ...

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  15. After Raid On Its Servers In Sweden, Pirate Bay Goes OfflineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... makers in different countries pressured law enforcement to shut down domains. The Pirate Bay has been run from French Guiana and Greenland, among other places."

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  16. Pirate bayRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Watersblogged

    ... countries pressured law enforcement to shut down domains. The Pirate bay has been run from French Guiana and Greenland, among other places." CNet reports the raid comes a month after the arrest of the site's fourth founder. CNet adds ...

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  17. 2nd orbit raising manoeuvre of GSAT16 performedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | DNA India

    ... , GSAT-16 was placed in orbit by Ariane 5 rocket in the early hours on Sunday from the space port of Kourou in French Guiana.

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  18. Russia to Conduct 7 Launches at Baikonur next 3 MonthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... carrying the European satellite O3b will be launched with Russia's participation from the Kuru Cosmodrome in French Guiana. The Baikonur Cosmodrome is the world's largest operational space launch facility. It is located in Kazakhstan, about 125 ...

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  19. Spacecraft landed on a comet 310 million miles from EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    ... the comet's composition. An Ariane 5G+ rocket carrying the Rosetta spacecraft and Philae lander launched from French Guiana on March 2, 2004, and traveled for 3,907 days (10.7 years) to the comet. A consortium of researchers funded by 20 nations ...

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  20. Watch this rocket launch TV's future into space with DirecTV's new 4K UHD satelliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Digital Trends

    It was one short flight for Arianespace's VA221 rockets on December 6, but a significant leap for DirecTV as the satellite TV service's new DirecTV-14 satellite was launched into geosynchronous orbit around the earth along with GSAT-16, a satellite to be used by the India Space Research Organization . The launch took place from the European Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana at 5:40 local time.

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