French Guiana Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for French Guiana.

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  1. Airborne 07.21.14: Koontz' Barber Award, ESA Spaceplane, Model Flyers Fight FAARead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    ... Agency's (ESA) spaceplane will showcase re-entry technologies after its unconventional launch from Kourou in French Guiana on a Vega rocket this November. Instead of heading north into a polar orbit, as on previous flights, Vega will head eastwards ...

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  2. Public health warning: Don't dismiss Chikungunya mosquito virusRead the original story

    Yesterday | Trinidad Guardian

    ... nd the Grenadines: 67. a Barbados: 4. a Grenada: 5. a T&T: 3. a Venezuela: 28. a Suriname: 17. a Guyana: 16. a French Guiana: 601.

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  3. Gold Diggers Revive French Exploration as Prices Drive HuntRead the original story

    Monday | The Washington Post

    ... earlier stage than in other countries, according to Variscan's Testard, an industry veteran who has worked in French Guiana, Russia, Turkey and Africa. Last month, La Mancha, a Luxembourg-based gold producer owned by Egyptian billionaire Naguib ...

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  4. ESA prepares IXV concept spaceplane for maiden flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Gizmag

    ... environmental, acoustic, and separation shock testing, before being shipped to ESA's main spaceport at Kourou, French Guiana, for the planned November launch. Anthony is a recent law school graduate who also has a degree in Ancient History, for some ...

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  5. Busy summer schedule for DemarcoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Gleaner

    Demarco is expected to depart the island this week for a stint in the Bahamas before jetting off to Kansas City, Texas, Toronto, Montreal, French Guiana, Manchester, Birmingham and London amid his performance at the International Reggae Festival in Canada on August 16, headlining alongside compatriots Sean Paul, Marcia Griffiths, Sanchez, and Maxi ... (more)

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  6. ATV's Fiery Break-up To Be Recorded From The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | RedOrbit

    ... space freighters, Georges LemaA tre is being prepared for launch by Ariane 5 from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana. Once in orbit, the ferry will dock to the Station to deliver more than six tonnes of propellant, supplies and experiments to the ...

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  7. Russia's Angara rocket not to be used as ICBMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | DefenceTalk News

    ... satellites blasted off from Baikonur on July 8. A Soyuz-ST rocket was launched from the Kourou space center in French Guiana, South America, early on Friday morning to position British O3b satellites in orbit.

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  8. Member of French National Front jailed after she compared...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Daily Mail

    ... in Rethel, in the Ardennes region of eastern France, but it was a court in the overseas territory of Cayenne, French Guiana, which found her guilty. During a TV documentary, Ms Leclere defended her post, insisting Ms Taubira was 'a savage', who was ...

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  9. Glamour pollie jailed for monkey jibeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | NEWS.com.au

    ... admitted to posting a photo-montage on Facebook that showed the justice minister, who is from South America's French Guiana, alongside a baby chimpanzee. Leclere had been an FN candidate in Rethel in the northeastern Ardennes region for 2014 local ...

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  10. French fascist politician jailed for calling black minister chimpanzeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Dear Kitty

    ... as for the monkey." This entry was posted in Crime , Human rights , Racism and anti-racism and tagged France , French Guiana , Marine Le Pen , nazis by petrel41 . Bookmark the

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  11. Rightist jailed for 'racist' imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Newsday

    ... beside a chimpanzee. In a session on Tuesday, the French court in Cayenne - capital of the overseas region of French Guiana in South America - also ordered Leclere to pay a 50,000-euro ($67,800; A 40,000) fine for posting the image. The case caused ...

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  12. French far-right leader jailed over - monkey' slur : July 16, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Daily Times

    ... television and admitted to posting a photo-montage on Facebook that showed the justice minister, who is from French Guiana, alongside a baby chimpanzee. The caption underneath the baby monkey said "At 18 months," while the one under Taubira's ...

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  13. a Woman gets 9 months in jail for comparing French MP to a monkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Russia Taday

    ... prosecutor's request for a four-month jail term. The court in the French overseas city of Cayenne, capital of French Guiana, gave the author of the post Anne-Sophie Leclere a nine month prison sentence and a a 5,000 fine. The right-wing National ...

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  14. After Unconventional Launch, ESA Spaceplane Gets Ready For ReentryRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Scientific Blogging

    ... in laboratories." Launched into a suborbital trajectory on ESA's small Vega rocket from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana, the vehicle will return to Earth as though from a low-orbit mission. For the first time, it will test and qualify European ...

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  15. Space station shipment launched from VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Deseret News

    ... shipments; the European Space Agency, for example, will launch its final supply ship in 1½ weeks from French Guiana. This particular Cygnus delivery was delayed a few months by various problems, including additional engine inspections and, most ...

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  16. How a new space station shipment could help astronauts smell betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... partners also make shipments; the European Space Agency, for example, will launch its final supply ship from French Guiana late next week. This particular Cygnus delivery was delayed a few months by various problems, including additional engine ...

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  17. Space Park in Redondo Beach preps new James Webb Space TelescopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Press-Telegram

    ... he telescope will be packed up and shipped on a barge from the Port of Los Angeles through the Panama Canal to French Guiana in South America for launch.

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  18. James Webb Space Telescope gets a SPF 1,000,000a sun-protection test...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | The Daily Breeze

    ... he telescope will be packed up and shipped on a barge from the Port of Los Angeles through the Panama Canal to French Guiana in South America for launch.

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  19. Supply Capsule On Its Way To Space StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | CBS Local

    ... make shipments; the European Space Agency, for example, will launch its final supply ship in 1A1 2 weeks from French Guiana. This particular Cygnus delivery was delayed a few months by various problems, including additional engine inspections and, ...

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  20. Lost In SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2002 | CBS News

    ... States. But unlike its competitors, who have flexible launch schedules from space centers in Florida and French Guiana, Japan has a limited launch window. Concessions made to fishermen around Tanegashima restrict rocket launches to 190 days a year. ...

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