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  1. SSL-Built High-Throughput Satellite For Telenor Ready For LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    THOR 7 is a multi-mission satellite equipped with Telenor's first high performance Ka-band payload, designed to serve the maritime market. Space Systems/Loral has announced that the THOR 7 satellite, designed and built for Telenor Satellite Broadcasting , is ready for launch and will ship to the European Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana later next week, for launch aboard an Ariane 5 launch vehicle by Arianespace.

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  2. Curtiss-Wright Applauds the European Space Agency on the First Launch ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | ThomasNet

    ... spacecraft, the IXV was launched into a suborbital path by a Vega rocket from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. Curtiss-Wright, as a valued partner to Alenia Aermacchi S.p.A on the IXV program for over five years, supplied the IXV program ...

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  3. Space mission ends with bang for European cargo shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | CBS News

    ... hysicist set the record for the heaviest Ariane 5 launch when it climbed into space from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana on 29 July 2014.

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  4. Mission accomplished: Last European ISS space truck disintegrates on reentryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Russia Taday

    ... atmosphere. The Georges Lemaitre was launched six months ago by an Ariene 5 rocket from ESA's base in Kourou, French Guiana. It separated from the ISS on Saturday and the end of the seven-year mission was greeted with emotional scenes at the control ...

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  5. The Last ATV ReentersRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Space Ref

    ... Lematre, set the record for the heaviest Ariane 5 launch when it climbed into space from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana on 29 July 2014. The European cargo ship undocked on 14 February at 13:40 GMT (14:40 CET) and manoeuvred itself into a safe ...

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  6. ESA experimental spaceplane completes research flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Science Daily

    ... lifted off at 13:40 GMT (14:40 CET, 10:40 local time) on 11 February from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana atop a Vega rocket. It separated from Vega at an altitude of 340 km and continued up to 412 km. Reentering from this suborbital ...

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  7. Guadeloupe seeks associate membership in CARICOMRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... This meeting with the secretary-general follows meetings with delegations from Curacao, Martinique and French Guiana, which have also applied for associate membership in CARICOM. A meeting is also planned with St Maarten, the fifth territory which ...

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  8. Europe's final cargo ship leaves Space Station on Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... from ESA . ATV-5 launched for its final mission on July 29, 2014, from the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, atop an Ariane 5 rocket. It was carrying more than 7 tons of scientific experiments and other supplies, including food, drinking ...

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  9. Europe's Final ATV Cargo Ship Leaves Space Station Saturday: Watch LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | SPACE.com

    ... from ESA . ATV-5 launched for its final mission on July 29, 2014, from the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, atop an Ariane 5 rocket. It was carrying more than 7 tons of scientific experiments and other supplies, including food, drinking ...

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  10. Thor-7 ready to shipRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Advanced-television.com

    Telenor Satellite Broadcasting's giant Thor-7 satellite is being shipped from its Space Systems/Loral production facility in the next few days and flown to the European Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. There it will go through final testing, and fuelling, ahead of a launch by an Arianespace rocket.

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  11. On this day: February 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Click Orlando

    2012: The European Space Agency conducts the first launch of the European Vega rocket from Europe's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. The four-stage rocket was designed to give Europe a vehicle for scientific satellite missions. The first rocket carried nine scientific satellites into space.

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  12. French membership can strengthen OECS, says St Lucia ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... make use of the new economic space opened-up by the OECS Economic Union. Meanwhile, Soomer also disclosed that French Guiana has indicated to the Georgetown-based CARICOM Secretariat that it intends to formally apply for membership of CARICOM.

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  13. Bruno Hauptmann mugshot, Lindbergh baby kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2013 | KMIZ

    2012: The European Space Agency conducts the first launch of the European Vega rocket from Europe's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. The four-stage rocket was designed to give Europe a vehicle for scientific satellite missions. The first rocket carried nine scientific satellites into space.

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  14. Why Europe's Experimental Spaceship Is Shaped So WeirdlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Wired

    Yesterday, an unmanned experimental spacecraft from the European Space Agency took off from French Guiana and, 100 minutes later, splashed down into the Pacific Ocean just west of the Galapagos Islands. The spacecraft, called the Intermediate Experimental Vehicle, or IXV , didn't look like your standard cone, though.

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  15. ESA experimental spaceplane completes research flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... lifted off at 13:40 GMT (14:40 CET, 10:40 local time) on 11 February from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana atop a Vega rocket. It separated from Vega at an altitude of 348 km and continued up to 413 km. Reentering from this suborbital ...

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  16. Successful test for Europe's mini-shuttle prototypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Seattle Times

    The European Space Agency successfully tested a prototype mini-shuttle Wednesday, gathering valuable data for the construction of a possible future spacecraft capable of ferrying cargo and people between Earth and orbit. The Intermediate Experimental Vehicle, or IXV, was launched aboard a Vega rocket at 1340 GMT from ESA's spaceport in French Guiana.

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  17. SSL built high throughput satellite for Telenor ready for launch,...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Freshnews

    Space Systems/Loral , a leading provider of commercial satellites , today announced that the THOR 7 satellite, designed and built for Telenor Satellite Broadcasting , is ready for launch and will ship to the European Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana later next week, for launch aboard an Ariane 5 launch vehicle by Arianespace . THOR 7 is a multi-mission satellite equipped with Telenor's first high performance Ka-band payload, designed to serve the maritime market.

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  18. Successful test for Europe's mini-shuttle prototypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | St. Petersburg Times

    The European Space Agency successfully tested a prototype mini-shuttle Wednesday, gathering valuable data for construction of a possible future spacecraft capable of ferrying cargo and people between Earth and orbit. The Intermediate Experimental Vehicle, or IXV, was launched aboard a Vega rocket at 8:40 a.m. EST from ESA's spaceport in French Guiana.

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  19. European Space Agency launches mini-shuttle prototypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Chronicle Herald

    The European Space Agency successfully tested a prototype mini-shuttle Wednesday, gathering valuable data for the construction of a possible future spacecraft capable of ferrying cargo and people between Earth and orbit. The Intermediate Experimental Vehicle, or IXV, was launched aboard a Vega rocket at 1340 GMT from ESA's spaceport in French Guiana.

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  20. Europe Successfully Tests Reusable SpaceplaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Sky News

    The ESA hopes the successful flight will help to raise its capabilities to the level of Russia, China and the US. The European Space Agency's Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle lifted off from French Guiana in South America aboard a rocket, after a 40-minute delay caused by data transmission problems.

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