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Baku Reaches For The Stars: Azerbaijan Gears Up To Launch First Satellite

There are 10 comments on the Weekday Magazine story from Feb 7, 2013, titled Baku Reaches For The Stars: Azerbaijan Gears Up To Launch First Satellite. In it, Weekday Magazine reports that:

If all goes to plan, Azerbaijan could become a space power in the coming days. The Caspian Sea country intends to launch its first satellite on February 8. According to the Azerbaijani Information and Communications Technology Ministry, the "Azerspace-1/Africasat-1a" will blast off aboard an Ariane 5 rocket from the Guiana Space Center near Kourou ... (more)

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Faramarz Akbarian

Windsor, UK

#1 Feb 7, 2013
This is brilliant news. I congratulate Azerbaijani people and the authorities espacially Mr President Ilham Aliyev. This is just fantastic. Hardly it is 20 years since the independence of Azerbaijan and here we are we now have our own satelite. Thank you Mr President and people of Azerbaijan.
lambroni ardziv

Katy, TX

#2 Feb 7, 2013
Faramarz Akbarian wrote:
This is brilliant news. I congratulate Azerbaijani people and the authorities espacially Mr President Ilham Aliyev. This is just fantastic. Hardly it is 20 years since the independence of Azerbaijan and here we are we now have our own satelite. Thank you Mr President and people of Azerbaijan.
millions of dollars revolving uselessly in space where the majority of the azik population in economically and educationally poor it only serves the ego of aliev
Yohan

Phoenix, AZ

#3 Feb 9, 2013
Faramarz Akbarian wrote:
This is brilliant news. I congratulate Azerbaijani people and the authorities espacially Mr President Ilham Aliyev. This is just fantastic. Hardly it is 20 years since the independence of Azerbaijan and here we are we now have our own satelite. Thank you Mr President and people of Azerbaijan.
You idiot. Next time trying to make up an Armenian name go to the wikipedia at least. Faramarz? Why not Zarmanduxt or Muhammed?
Relax

Glendale, CA

#4 Feb 10, 2013
Even if Azerbaijan reaches the stars, it can't reach Karabakh!
kirk

UK

#5 Feb 10, 2013
You idiot aziks havent made even one screw of that satelite systems, what you are proud of?they are all french and Malesian technology,you are funny.....
Dashnak flatulence king

Thornhill, Canada

#6 Feb 10, 2013
you poor dashnaks discussing news from Azerbaijan, way to go, must be very interested then, aren't you? keep reading then, lots more to come, maybe it will educate you a bit
lambroni ardziv

Katy, TX

#12 Feb 17, 2013
Dashnak flatulence king wrote:
you poor dashnaks discussing news from Azerbaijan, way to go, must be very interested then, aren't you? keep reading then, lots more to come, maybe it will educate you a bit
have you not heard the saying keep your friends close and your enemies closer we are interested in knowing what our enemies are up to your medical diagnosis is diarrhea of your mouth and constipation of your bird brain
Rebecca

Reading, UK

#14 Feb 5, 2014
Relax wrote:
Even if Azerbaijan reaches the stars, it can't reach Karabakh!
I completely disagree with Yohan. I think you are an absolute legend, Faramarz!

Since: Jan 09

Limassol, Cyprus

#15 Feb 18, 2014
Aliyev is very keen to have a satellite sent to space because he knows where his next home will be.
lambroni ardziv

Katy, TX

#16 Feb 24, 2014
once you breath the fresh air of independence you do not want to be governed by others hurrah for the free and liberated ARTSAKH.

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