French Guiana Newswire

French Guiana Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for French Guiana.

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  1. Intelsat 33e arrives at the Spaceport for Arianespace's August launch with Ariane 5Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    One of two Intelsat satellites that will be orbited on Arianespace's next Ariane 5 mission has been delivered to the Spaceport, advancing pre-launch activities for this August 24 heavy-lift flight to the payload preparation phase. Intelsat 33e "touched down" in French Guiana yesterday, arriving at Felix Eboue Airport near Cayenne aboard a chartered Antonov An-124 cargo jetliner.

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  2. NBN Co ready to launch second satelliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    ... with tens of thousands of satellite dishes installed under the interim service. SkyMuster II will launch from French Guiana in October and join Sky Muster one in orbit above the Earth's equator. SkyMuster launched in October 2015 and NBN Co has put ...

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  3. Second NBN satellite set for 5 October launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ComputerWorld

    NBN's second satellite - Sky Muster II - will launch on 5 October, the company said this morning. The launch will take place in the French Guiana Space Centre in South America.

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  4. NBN locks in date for second satellite launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ABC News

    ... with a date for the second satellite launch now locked in, for October 5. "There's a Jupiter control room at French Guiana so I'll be there with some others from NBN and monitoring the satellite and the interface," she said. "There's been a lot of ...

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  5. 'So important': NBN's 'game changing' serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NEWS.com.au

    ... been dubbed as the digital divide in Australia. NBN Co. will launch its second Sky Muster satellite from French Guiana Space Centre in South America on October 5. Joining the company's first satellite, the huge spacecraft is set to orbit 36,000km ...

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  6. Second Intelsat EpicNG Launch Expected in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Converge! Network Digest

    Intelsat 33e, the second of the Intelsat EpicNG series of high throughput satellites , arrived at the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, where it will undergo final preparations before its scheduled launch on an Ariane 5 rocket on the 24th of August, 2016. Intelsat 33e was manufactured by Boeing and is equipped with the most advanced digital payload on a commercial spacecraft.

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  7. CORRECTING and REPLACING Intelsat 33e Arrives in French Guiana amid Preparations for August...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Freshnews

    Seventh paragraph, second sentence of release should read: Following a successful launch, Intelsat 33e will be placed at the 60A E orbital location Intelsat S.A. , operator of the world's first Globalized Network, powered by its leading satellite backbone, announced today that Intelsat 33e, the second of the Intelsat EpicNG series of high throughput satellites , arrived at the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, where it will undergo final preparations before its scheduled launch on an Ariane 5 rocket on the 24th of August, 2016.

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  8. Intelsat 33e Arrives in French Guiana amid Preparations for August 24th Launch on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Freshnews

    Intelsat S.A. , operator of the world's first Globalized Network, powered by its leading satellite backbone, announced today that Intelsat 33e, the second of the Intelsat EpicNG series of high throughput satellites , arrived at the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, where it will undergo final preparations before its scheduled launch on an Ariane 5 rocket on the 24th of August, 2016. Manufactured by Boeing and equipped with the most advanced digital payload on a commercial spacecraft, Intelsat 33e will extend Intelsat's high throughput capacity in both C- and Ku-band from the Americas to include Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, the Mediterranean and Indian Ocean regions.

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  9. BepiColombo Mission to Mercury on Track for April 2018 LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... be performed in early 2017. After all these tests, BepiColombo will be shipped to the launch site in Kourou, French Guiana, from where it will be launched in April 2018. The mission will consist of two separate spacecraft that will orbit the small ...

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  10. Cilgerran body artist backs human canvas peace projectRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Western Telegraph

    ... she said. The project will include 257 flags, and Raphaelle's assigned countries were Europa Island, French Guiana, Gibraltar, Glorioso Islands, Jan Mayen, Tokelau and Wales. Raphaelle is an award-winning face and body painter whose titles include ...

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  11. Scotiabank Gathers 256 Boys for the Second Edition of Its Concacaf U-13 Champions League TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Market Wire

    ... rt of the world. It is comprised of 41 national associations, from Canada in the north to Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana in the south. Please visit www.concacaf.com for more information.

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  12. Tarpaulin blunder delays Japan's first military satellite by two years, sources sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | South China Morning Post

    The satellite is first of three planned X-band satellites that will deliver a unified communications network designed to quadruple the broadband capacity of Japan's Self Defence Forces The launch of Japan's first dedicated military communications satellite will be delayed by two years after a mishap with a blue tarpaulin damaged sensitive antennas during transportation to Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana, two government sources said. The mishap has set back plans by Japan's military to unify its fractured and overburdened communications network, and could hinder efforts to reinforce defences in the East China Sea as Chinese military activity in the region escalates.

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  13. Tarpaulin mishap delays Japan's first military satellite by two years: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Japan Times

    The launch of Japan's first dedicated military communications satellite will be delayed by two years after a mishap with a blue tarpaulin damaged sensitive antennas during transportation to Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana, two government sources said. The mishap has set back plans by the military to unify its fractured and overburdened communications network, and could hinder efforts to reinforce defenses in the East China Sea as Chinese military activity in the region escalates.

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  14. Caribbean ambitionsJul. 18, 2016, 10:40 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Trinadad Express

    ... Grenadines); Hillaren Frederick (USVI); Randolph Harris (Barbados); Eric Labrador (Puerto Rico); Alain Mijdt (French Guiana); Maurice Victoire (Martinique); Jeaninne Wong Loi Sing (Bonaire) and Wayne Forde (Guyana). John-Williams recently launched ...

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  15. Welcome! BienvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | OpEdNews

    ... when a French Jewish army officer was falsely accused of being a German spy and sent to Devil's Island in French Guiana. Masses of Frenchmen marched along the Champs-Elysees, shouting "Death to the Jews!" One spectator was a Jewish journalist from ...

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  16. Unity in face of terrorRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Newsday

    FRENCH AMBASSADOR to Trinidad and Tobago Hedi Picquart on Thursday night asked for unity in the face of terror and security challenges posed by transnational crime and terrorism. The ambassador was speaking at his St Clair residence where members of the diplomatic corps gathered to celebrate Bastille Day.

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  17. SKN Sugar Boyz Move Up In FIFA World Rankings AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | WINN FM 98.9

    ... for October. The road to the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup will only get tougher for the Sugar Boyz, who are facing French Guiana and Haiti in round three of the CFU tournament. Johnson says this round is extremely critical for St. Kitts and Nevis. If the ...

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  18. WHO: Zika situation report, July 14Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Crofs Blogs

    ... Guillain-BarrA syndrome (GBS) and/or laboratory confirmation of a Zika virus infection among GBS cases. French Guiana recently confirmed four cases of GBS and one severe neurologic condition, all of which were confirmed positive for Zika ...

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  19. Increased Drilling in Sub-Sea Sector Expected to Push Demand for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | SBWire

    ... opportunities in the floating productions systems market. The recent discovery of offshore reserves in the French Guiana is one such a growth opportunity, which is expected to fuel the demand for FPS. Demand for FPSO to Rise owing to Multiple Tasks ...

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  20. The early history of Zika in MartiniqueRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Crofs Blogs

    ... (RT-PCR). On 18 December, the first autochthonous case of Zika virus infection was confirmed by RT-PCR on French Guiana and Martinique, indicating introduction of Zika virus in FTA. The viral circulation of Zika virus was then also confirmed on ...

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