French Guiana Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Jay Meehan: Trojans and UtesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Park Record

    ... Charrire's fellow convicts as they were marched through town to board a ship on their way to the prisons of French Guiana in "Papillon." The sense that more than a few of my friends would have thoroughly enjoyed clasping me in irons and throwing me ...

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  2. Baby turtles hatch at Aquarium, new admission discounts announcedRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... will be added to the exhibit when they are a bit older. The omnivorous turtles are native to Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Venezuela and Ecuador. The babies are on a diet of earthworms, fish and crickets. In a separate announcement, the aquarium ...

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  3. 'Historic' Arsat-1 satellite sees successful launchRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Argentina successfully launched its first domestically designed and developed geostationary communications satellite late last week, an event that government officials described as 'historic'. Seven years in development, the Arsat-1 platform, manufactured by the state-run firm Invap in the southern city of Bariloche, was launched from the Kourou facility in French Guiana on board an Ariane 5 rocket.

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  4. Not a black cent!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... and the French territories, Guadeloupe (79,810 with 14 confirmed); Martinique (66,440 with 430 confirmed) and French Guiana (4860 with 3753 confirmed). Somehow or the other we are last on the list, with no suspected cases reported. None. Not one. If ...

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  5. Argentina launches its first home-built satelliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Seattle Times

    ... of about 500 scientists over seven years at a cost of $250 million. The satellite was launched from a base in French Guiana and is to orbit 22,000 miles (36,000 kilometers) above Earth. "ARSAT-1 is on its way to space. What a thrill," President ...

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  6. FOOTBALL: Nat Jarvis on course for Caribbean Cup finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    ... runners-up having beaten St Lucia 1-0 and drawn with the Dominican Republic. Trinidad and Antigua join Haiti, French Guiana, Martinique, Curacao, defending champions Cuba and hosts Jamaica in the last eight when the tournament comes to a conclusion ...

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  7. Hart hints of squad tweaks for CFU CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... being pitted with the host nation. On November 11, T&T will meet Curacao in the tournament opener, then French Guiana two days later and finally Cuba in the third Group A match on November 15. Jamaica's Group B, meanwhile, includes Haiti, ...

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  8. Mysterious US spaceplane returns to EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Daily Star

    ... s BBC News science correspondent Jonathan Amos. The IXV vehicle will be launched into space atop a rocket from French Guiana and then make its way back through the atmosphere to splash down in the ocean.

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  9. Caribbean common fisheries policy for authorised for implementationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... States and the French Dpartements Outre-Mer (DOMs) in the Caribbean, particularly Martinique, Guadeloupe and French Guiana. Since 2011, CRFM states have been discussing ways of improving cooperation with the French territories in the Caribbean, when ...

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  10. SSL-built satellite for Intelsat begins post-launch maneuvers according to planRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Freshnews

    Space Systems/Loral , a leading provider of commercial satellites , today announced that a satellite designed and built for Intelsat , was launched yesterday and is successfully performing post-launch maneuvers according to plan. The satellite, Intelsat 30 , deployed its solar arrays on schedule following its launch aboard an Ariane 5 launch vehicle from the European Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana.

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  11. Goldrush Announces Completion of Sale of the Ronguen Gold Project to Nord Gold N.V.Read the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | BayStreet.ca

    ... projects and a diverse portfolio of early exploration projects and licenses in CIS, West Africa and French Guiana. Nordgold currently employs over 10,000 workers. For further information on Goldrush Resources Ltd., shareholders and other interested ...

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  12. Argentina Launches Its First Satellite to SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Mashable

    ... of about 500 scientists over seven years at a cost of $250 million. The satellite was launched from a base in French Guiana and is to orbit 22,000 miles above Earth. "ARSAT-1 is on its way to space. What a thrill," President Cristina Fernandez said ...

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  13. White-faced baby saki monkey is Chester Zoo's latest residentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Independent

    The baby can be seen hitching a ride with its mum, Tabiti, who was described by keepers as a "great mum" while the new born's dad, Kwinti, is seen as very "protective". The white-faced saki monkey is native to Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela and Bolivia, living in trees in moist lowlands, rainforests and swamp forests.

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  14. Successful Arsat launch hailed unanimouslyRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Argentine Satellite launched. The Ariane 5 lifts-off carrying the Argentine-made Arsat-1 geostationary communications satellite, from Kourou, French Guiana yesterday.

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  15. Argentina is first country in the region to build and run a geostationary telecom satelliteRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... telephone services, for a price tag of US$270 million that includes manufacturing costs from 2006, shipping to French Guiana, launch costs and international insurance. Some 400 specialists worked on the satellite over an eight-year period, logging a ...

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  16. Friday Morning Business BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... of about 500 scientists over seven years at a cost of $250 million. The satellite was launched from a base in French Guiana and is to orbit 22,000 miles above Earth. It's designed to provide digital television and cellphone services to Argentina, ...

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  17. Ariane 5 Rocket Launches 2 Commercial Satellites to OrbitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Space.com

    An Ariane 5 launcher fired into space Thursday from French Guiana, hauling two commercial satellites destined to broadcast television to Latin America for Intelsat, DirecTV and Argentina's national telecom company. Heading for orbits 22,300 miles above Earth, the satellites lifted off at 2143:52 GMT from the Guiana Space Center, a European-run spaceport located on the northeastern shore of South America.

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  18. Intelsat Announces Successful Launch of Intelsat 30Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | PressReleasePoint

    Intelsat S.A. , the world's leading provider of satellite services, today announced that an Ariane 5 vehicle successfully launched the Intelsat 30 satellite, which is hosting the DLA-1 payload for DIRECTV Latin America from French Guiana. Liftoff occurred at 5:43 p.m EDT.

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  19. Argentina successfully launches first telecom satelliteRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Newkerala.com

    Seven years in development, the Arsat-1, manufactured by the state-run firm Invap in the southern city of Bariloche, was launched at 2144 GMT from the Kourou launch facility in French Guiana on board an Ariane 5 rocket. The satellite separated from the rocket booster stage 33 minutes after launch and is being monitored by the ground control station in Benavidez.

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  20. Baby hangs on wide-eyed on tour of Chester ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Chester Evening Leader

    ... to sex and therefore name the tot. White-faced saki monkeys comes from South America and are native to Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Surinam, Venezuela and Bolivia. Males and females differ considerably with adult males having black fur with a ...

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