Europe's Galileo satellites launched into wrong orbit (14)

ZeeNews 2014.08.23 18:51
Paris: European satellite launch company Arianespace announced Saturday that the two satellites of Europe's Galileo satellite navigation system launched Friday from the European spaceport in French Guiana were delivered into the wrong orbit. "Complementary observations gathered after separation of the Galileo FOC (Full operation) M1 satellites on Soyuz Flight VS09 have highlighted a discrepancy between targeted and reached orbit, " Arianespace said in a
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