News.com.au 2014.08.24 03:40
EUROPEAN space officials say they're investigating whether the inaccurate
deployment of two satellites will complicate their efforts to develop a new
Galileo satellite navigation system that would rival America's GPS network.
THE European Space Agency and launch company Arianespace say the satellites
ended up in off-target orbits after being launched on Friday from Kourou,
French Guiana, aboard a Soyuz rocket.
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