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  1. Europe resumes Galileo satnav deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The China Post

    Europe resumed deployment of its beleaguered Galileo satnav program on Friday, launching a pair of satellites seven months after a rocket malfunction sent two multi-million euro orbiters awry. Galileo's seventh and eighth satellites blasted off from Europe's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, at 2146 GMT, to join four orbiters already in the constellation.

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  2. Europe launches first Galileo satellites since orbit errorRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CNews

    The European Union successfully launched two navigation satellites into Earth's orbit late on Friday, restarting a flagship project after a botched deployment in August that cost millions of euros to fix. The Galileo satellites, which blasted off from Europe's space port in French Guiana aboard a Soyuz rocket at 6.46 p.m. local time, will be part of the EU's alternative to the U.S. Global Positioning System, widely known as GPS.

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  3. EU successfully launches two Galileo satellitesRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Galileo, the EU's satellite navigation programme, has just placed two more satellites into orbit. The lift-off took place on 27 March at 22.46 CET from the European spaceport near Kourou in French Guiana.

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  4. Europe resumes Galileo satnav deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    Paris--Europe resumed its beleaguered Galileo satnav programme on Friday, launching a pair of satellites seven months after a rocket malfunction sent two multi-million euro orbiters awry. Galileo's seventh and eighth satellites blasted off from Europe's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, at 2146 GMT , to join four orbiters already in the constellation.

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  5. Europe hoists first navigation satellites post mislaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    Europe launched two navigation satellites Friday for its rival to America's GPS system, the first additions to the Galileo constellation since a technical mishap misdirected two orbiters last year. Galileo's seventh and eighth satellites were hoisted from Europe's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, at 2146 GMT , according to a live broadcast on the European Space Agency website.

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  6. 2 more Galileo satellites launched from French Guiana for EURead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lexington Herald-Leader

    - A rocket fired from French Guiana has launched two Galileo satellites for the European Space Agency as the European Union continues to expand its global navigation system. The European Union has said its 30-satellite Galileo navigation system will ...

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  7. [Ticker] Two more Galileo satellites to be sent into orbitRead the original story

    Thursday | EUobserver

    The seventh and eighth Galileo satellites will be sent into orbit on Friday evening aboard a Russian rocket fired from French Guiana. In total 30 Galileo satellites are planned to form a European alternative to the American Global Positioning System .

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  8. Soyuz ready March 27 flight to deploy two Galileo navsatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Authorization has been given for tomorrow's Arianespace Soyuz launch from French Guiana, providing the "green light" for this medium-lift mission that will further expand Europe's Galileo global navigation satellite system. The approval was granted after the regular pre-launch review for Arianespace flights - which confirmed the readiness of Soyuz and its payload of two Galileo Full Operational Capability spacecraft, the launch site and associated infrastructure at the Spaceport, as well as the network of downrange tracking stations.

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  9. Thursday, Mar 26, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Soccer America

    Not so fast yet on that USA-Honduras match to open the Gold Cup. French Guiana, which has never played in the Gold Cup, stunned the Catrachos, 3-1, in the first leg of their playoff series.

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  10. Denver Zoo Welcomes Second Tamandua BirthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | CBS Local

    ... older sister, Cayenne, born last year and now at the Smithsonian's National Zoo, is named after the capital of French Guiana. Rio is named after Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Quito is named after the capital of Ecuador. Southern tamanduas are often ...

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  11. Honduras falls to French Guiana 3-1Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Dynamo Theory

    Honduras was the first to score but after three unanswered goals by French Guiana, Honduras' qualification for the Gold Cup looks to be jeopardy. Playing in front of 3500 home fans, French Guiana treated them to the win and the hope that their team could qualify for the Gold Cup for the first time ever.

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  12. Freedom Kicks for 26 March 2015: USMNT, D.C. United, and Rafael van der VaartRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Black And Red United

    ... whomever is ready between LAFC and Minnesota United will start in 2017, and the other team will come in 2018. French Guiana 3, Honduras 1: Jerry Bengtson Scores - The Bent Musket : The winner of this two-legged series will join the the USA's group ...

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  13. French Guiana 3, Honduras 1: Jerry Bengtson ScoresRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Bent Musket

    Honduras has some work to do if they want to qualify for this summer's Gold Cup as they lost 3-1 to French Guiana on Wednesday in the first leg of a two-leg playoff. Jerry Bengtson , who is currently on loan to Belgrano of Argentina from the New England Revolution , scored the sole tally for Los Catrachos in the 17th minute.

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  14. French Guiana stuns Honduras in Gold Cup playoffRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Soccer America

    Not so fast yet on that USA-Honduras match to open the Gold Cup. French Guiana, which has never played in the Gold Cup, stunned the Catrachos, 3-1, in the first leg of their playoff series.

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  15. Bulls Abroad: AJB summoned by HaitiRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Once A Metro

    ... will be one of three Caribbean teams to play in this summer's Gold Cup. That number can increase to four if French Guiana can upset Honduras this week during their Gold Cup play-off. One of Haiti's opponents during the Gold Cup will be the USMNT on ...

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  16. US National Team to host Haiti at Gillette StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Examiner.com

    Gillette Stadium will host a CONCACAF Gold Cup doubleheader, featuring the U.S. Men's National Team versus Haiti , on Friday, July 10, at 8:30 p.m. The first group play game at 6 p.m. pits Panama against the winner of the playoff series between French Guiana and Honduras. The 11 national teams who have already qualified for the Gold Cup are Canada, Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico, Panama, Trinidad & Tobago and the United States.

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  17. Moss embarks on World Cup adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | BBC News

    ... qualifying for the CONCACAF Gold Cup in late 2014, where he played against St Kitts and Nevis, Haiti and French Guiana. Barbados finished bottom of their group, but Moss is pleased with the progress the side have made since he first became involved ...

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  18. New Market Report: Groupe Outremer Telecom SA - Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | PR-inside.com

    ... clients through a network of distributors. It has its presence in Reunion, Mayotte, Martinique, Guadeloupe and French Guiana. Groupe Outremer Telecom is headquartered in Paris, Ile-de-France, France. Full Report Details at - ...

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  19. NP to establish fuel storage hubRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Trinadad Express

    ... deep and ultra-deep areas off the Trinidad coast, as well as the regional activity in the offshore areas of French Guiana, Guyana and Suriname," NP stated. The facility will provide a number of specialised services including rig supply operations, ...

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  20. Occupy Amazonia? Indigenous activists are taking direct action - and it's workingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Ecologist

    ... after his family were killed by fur hunters, and came to live with another tribe in the border area between French Guiana and Suriname. Here, and across the Guiana region (the vast area of northeastern Amazonia bordered by the rivers Negro, Orinoco ...

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