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  1. DeOrbiter microsatellite could put wayard satellites back on trackRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Gizmag

    ... On August 22, two Galileo satellites were launched atop a Russian Soyuz rocket from the European spaceport in French Guiana. Part of the European 30-satellite constellation satnav system similar to GPS, a malfunction sent the pair into the wrong ...

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  2. Flawed instructions caused EU Galileo satellite launch errorRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Inquirer

    ... ruling out the possibility of a recovery mission. Satellites Doresa and Milena were launched on 22 August in French Guiana and took the total number of satellites in orbit as part of the Galileo project to six, one-fifth of the 30 satellites planned ...

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  3. CFK praises - satellite sovereignty' on TwitterRead the original story

    Sunday | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... accounts published a series of pictures of the Antonov AN124, the plane that is taking the satellite to French Guiana, where it will be launched into space. Una vez en rbita ARSAT1 dar servicios de TDA, internet y telefona IP a territorio nacional y ...

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  4. CFK presents Argentine satelliteRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 30 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... stated. The satellite, which was built in Bariloche during eight years of research, was being transported to French Guiana where it will be launched into space. It will occupy an Argentine space orbit that was demanded by Britain due to lack of use ...

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  5. CFK presents Argentine satellite, praises 'state capacity to develop technology'Read the original story

    Saturday | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... e stated. The satellite, which was built in Bariloche during eight years of research, was being transported to French Guiana where it will be launched into space.

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  6. Who Put the 'Crazy' in El Pollo Loco?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | TheStreet.com

    ... over 4,300,000 customers daily in Argentina, Aruba, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Curacao, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Mexico, Panama, Puerto Rico, Peru, St. Croix, St. Thomas, Trinidad & Tobago, Uruguay and Venezuela. ...

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  7. ESA's Galileo Navigation System Satellite Fails to Reach Planned OrbitRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | TV Technology

    ... to their intended orbit. Galileo 5 and 6 were launched on a Soyuz rocket from the CSG, Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana. On August 26, ESA said, "Despite the non-nominal orbit, the satellites are safely under control after they were released from ...

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  8. EU satellites fired into wrong orbit by 'software bug'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Independent.ie

    European Space Agency photograph of the medium-lift VS07 Soyuz rocket lifting off from its launching pad in Kourou, French Guiana, last week.

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  9. Mission update: A confirmed "fit:" Optus 10 is readied for launch on...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | M2.com

    Mission update: A confirmed "fit:" Optus 10 is readied for launch on Arianespace's next heavy-lift mission - Ariane Flight VA218 Preparations continue to move ahead for Arianespace's Ariane 5 Flight VA218, as the Optus 10 spacecraft has undergone its fit-check and fueling for a dual-passenger mission targeted for September 11 from French Guiana.

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  10. Watching Satellite Launch from KourouRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Ask MetaFilter

    Have you watched a space launch from Kourou in French Guiana? Do you have any tips for someone considering a visit? For this question, let's assume I'm a member of the general public who's in the general area and might enjoy seeing a liftoff.

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  11. Columbus Gold Mobilizes A Third Drill RigRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Seeking Alpha

    ... Columbus Gold ( OTCPK:CBGDF ) has announced it has mobilized a third drill rig for its Paul Isnard project in French Guiana. The rig has already arrived in French Guiana and cleared customs, so I would expect it to start drilling by the end of this ...

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  12. Bucks sign second-round pick Damien InglisRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | InsideHoops

    ... Damien Inglis, to a multi-year contract, General Manager John Hammond announced today. A native of Cayenne in French Guiana, Inglis played last season with Roanne as a rookie in France's top league, Pro A, where he averaged 4.6 points and 3.6 ...

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  13. Galileo Satellites Fail To Reach Proper OrbitRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Aero-News Network

    A pair of navigation satellites launched last week by Arianespace from its spaceport in French Guiana failed to reach their proper orbits, prompting the formation of an investigative committee to look into the launch.

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  14. Two Galileo GPS satellites launched in wrong orbitRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | ITworld

    Two satellites that are intended to form part of the European Galileo satellite navigation system went astray from their intended orbit after launch from French Guiana on Friday, satellite launch company Arianespace said.

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  15. European satellites for GPS-like service put in wrong orbitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | CBC News

    Space transport company Arianespace launched two satellites for Europe's Galileo system aboard a Russian Soyuz rocket from French Guiana on Friday but they were put into the wrong orbit, calling into question their usefulness for the Galileo system.

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  16. Nav satellites go astrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Ocean Navigator

    ... intended orbits, however . After a Friday, Aug. 22 launch from the European Space Agency (ESA) spaceport in French Guiana, the satellites ended up in different orbits than those planned by ESA. The two spacecraft had different orbital incliniations ...

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  17. Rocket 'Anomaly' Blamed For Putting European Navigation Satellites Into Wrong OrbitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Universe Today

    An independent investigation committee is looking at why two European navigation satellites are in the wrong orbits following their launch from French Guiana last week.

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  18. 2 Europe navigation satellites in the wrong orbitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Seattle Times

    ... company Arianespace say the satellites ended up in off-target orbits after being launched Friday from Kourou, French Guiana, aboard a Soyuz rocket. Saturday's agency statement did not explain whether their orbital paths could be corrected. ...

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  19. Third Drill Rig Arrives in French Guiana for Drilling at Columbus Gold's Paul Isnard ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Market Wire

    Columbus Gold Corporation is pleased to report that a third drill rig has arrived in French Guiana and cleared customs.

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  20. EU to investigate Galileo launch failureRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | EUobserver

    ... launched into the wrong orbit. (Photo: wikipedia) The two satellites, Doresa and Milena, were launched from French Guiana, aboard a Russian Soyuz rocket last Friday, and are the fifth and sixth of 30 satellites scheduled to be launched as part of ...

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