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  1. Vanguard Space Technologies Antenna Reflectors on Successful Amazonas Satellite LaunchRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Freshnews

    Vanguard Space Technologies, Inc. today announced that it supplied mission-critical components to Orbital Sciences Corporation for the Amazonas 4A telecommunications satellite that was recently launched aboard Arianespace's Ariane 5 ECA rocket from Kourou, French Guiana.

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  2. The Non-FIFA RenegadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | CNN

    ... qualification to the World Cup. Both get a steady stream of money from FIFA for the development of the sport. French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique and Saint Martin were admitted last year as full members of CONCACAF, the governing body for soccer ...

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  3. Researchers study mosquito-borne disease that is expected soon in U.S.Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | SanLuisObispo.com

    ... Saint Martin, Sint Maarten, Martinique, Guadaloupe, Saint Barthelmy, British Virgin Islands, Dominica, French Guiana, Anguilla, St. Kitts and the Dominican Republic. Outbreaks are expected soon in the United States. The new Global Virus Network ...

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  4. Jamaica calls for joint collaboration to tackle ChikungunyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Jamaica Observer

    ... Maarten/St Martin on December 6, 2013, and that imported cases had been previously reported in Brazil, Canada, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique and the United States. Although outbreaks of the disease took place as early as 1952, it was the ...

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  5. If you could ride a rocket to space, here's what you'd seeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Earth & Sky

    ... Sentinel-1A satellite into space last week. The satellite lifted off from Europe's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana at 21:02 GMT (23:02 CEST) on April 3, 2014. The mission successfully deployed the Sentinel-1A spacecraft to a sun-synchronous ...

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  6. Europe Launches Satellite To Monitor Environment, DisastersRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... even a plane crash. The Sentinel-1a satellite, which blasted off into Earth's orbit from Europe's spaceport in French Guiana at 5.02 p.m. ET, will be used to monitor sea ice, oil spills and land use and to respond to emergencies such as floods and ...

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  7. ESA successfully launches new monitoring satelliteRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... and other catastrophes. The Sentinel-1A satellite, which lifted off on a Russian Soyuz rocket launched from French Guiana late Thursday night, unfolded its antennae and locked them into place early Friday morning and has been accurately placed into ...

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  8. EU launches Sentinel 1A earth-monitoring satelliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Gizmag

    ... sub-systems, the atmosphere, oceans, and continental surfaces. The Sentinel 1A satellite was launched from French Guiana at 23:02 on Thursday April 3rd. The satellite is the first of six that will be launched between 2014 and 2021. Following its ...

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  9. Be on alert for CHIKV'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Trinadad Express

    ... chikungunya in the Caribbean region have been confirmed in Anguilla, Aruba, Dominica, British Virgin Islands, French Guiana, Martinique, St Barthelemy, St Kitts and Nevis, Sint Maarten (Dutch) and St Martin (French). "The total number of ...

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  10. Cyclone Ita heading our wayRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | NEWS.com.au

    ... satellite that will collect and monitor environmental data has been successfully launched from a spaceport in French Guiana on Thursday evening. Photo: Getty Images CYCLONE Ita is expected to increase in power tomorrow and could grow into an ...

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  11. EU launches flagship Sentinel sa...Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 6 April 2014 - A Soyuz rocket has launched from French Guiana with the first satellite in the European Union's new multi-billion-euro Earth-observation programme.

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  12. Russian rocket takes Copernicus satellite into spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | EurActiv.com

    ... or even a plane crash. This isthe seventh launch of Russian space rockets from the Kourou space centre in French Guiana. The Commission's press release announcing the launch, however, makes no mention of the Russian role in the project. The ...

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  13. Europe launches satellite program designed to monitor climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Raw Story

    ... to scan the Earth with cloud-penetrating radar, lifted off at 2102 GMT aboard a Soyuz rocket from Kourou, French Guiana, the European Space Agency (ESA) said. The 2.2-tonne satellite is the first of half a dozen orbital monitors that will be built ...

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  14. Europe launches satellite to monitor natural disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Christian Science Monitor

    This image publicly provided by the European Space Agency ESA, shows Sentinel-1A satellite as it lifts off from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, on Thursday, April 3, 2014.

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  15. VIDEO: EU to launch Sentinel satelliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | BBC News

    The biggest civil Earth-observation programme ever conceived begins its roll-out on Thursday with the launch of a radar satellite from French Guiana.

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  16. EU set to roll out big space projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | BBC News

    The biggest civil Earth-observation programme ever conceived begins its rollout on Thursday with the launch of a radar satellite from French Guiana.

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  17. Sentinel-1 Sealed From View And Ready For LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | RedOrbit

    ... the launch of the first satellite for Copernicus continue on track, the team at Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana has said farewell to Sentinel-1A as it was sealed from view within the rocket fairing. Liftoff is set for 21:02 GMT (23:02 ...

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  18. Launch Alert: Next-Gen Environment Satellite Aims For SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Universe Today

    Just in case you aren't already in French Guiana, here's your chance to watch a European environment radar satellite take a rocket ride.

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  19. Last look at Sentinel-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Soyuz VS07 was transferred from the preparation building MIK to the Soyuz launch zone of the Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana, on 31 March 2014.

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  20. St Martin to host Interreg Caraibes project selection committee meetingRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... authority. On this occasion, the representatives of the regional councils of Guadeloupe, Martinique, French Guiana, the Overseas Collectivity of Saint Martin in partnership with the representatives of regional cooperation organisations in the ...

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