Lancement des satellites Galileo 5 et 6: autres images après le décollage
On 22 August 2014, Galileo, the EU's satellite navigation programme, sent two more satellites into space, reaching a total number of 6 satellites in orbit. The lift-off took place at the European spaceport near Kourou in French Guiana. The launch marks another milestone for Galileo as a step towards a fully-fledged European-owned satellite navigation system. These two satellites are the first of a new series which is fully owned by the EU. With the forthcoming addition of a new wave of such satellites to the existing array, the availability and coverage of the Galileo signal will gradually improve and bring us a step closer to the fully operational phase of the programme.
Type: Reportage Référence: I-092035 Date: 22/08/2014 Durée: 14:11 DG:Direction générale de la communicationLocation:Kourou Thesaurus:Galileo,Politique spatiale
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