French Guiana Newswire

French Guiana Newswire

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  1. NASAa s gold-mirrored, $8 billion Webb telescope begins epic journey with road trip on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunherald.com

    ... one that will carry the telescope down the southwestern coast of North America and through the Panama Canal to French Guiana. That's where, in October 2018, it will be blasted into space atop a European Ariane rocket - a quarter-century after the ...

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  2. IAMGOLD - All You Need To Know About Q4 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Seeking Alpha

    ... (Westwood in Quebec, a Cote Gold project in Ontario, rare earth elements in Quebec, and Camp Caiman in French Guiana). Proven and probable attributable gold reserves after depletion increased by 108K ounces to 7.8 million ounces at the end of 2016. ...

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  3. Smoke Dem, Seasoning drop Bad Mind DemRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Jamaica Observer

    ... helping him along his journey. It was he who first took him on tour in 2015, performing in Suriname, Guyana, French Guiana and Brazil. "Fantan first took me on a few shows in Jamaica and he saw that I was a bad artiste, so he took me in South ...

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  4. Meet NASA's next space telescopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Star Tribune

    ... one that will carry the telescope down the southwestern coast of North America and through the Panama Canal to French Guiana. That's where, in October 2018, it will be blasted into space atop a European Ariane rocket - a quarter-century after the ...

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  5. BP, Total oil drilling would endanger newly discovered Amazon coral reefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Ecologist

    ... sea turtle. The reef - which is believed to be over 600 miles long and stretches from the southern tip of French Guiana to Brazil's MaranhaIfo State - lies beneath the thick plume of muddy water where the Amazon pours into the Atlantic Ocean. The ...

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  6. James Webb Space Telescope: Five things you didn't knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | DNA India

    ... after the former NASA administrator, James Webb. 2. The telescope will be launched on an Ariane 5 rocket from French Guiana in October 2018. It will be a large infrared telescope with a 6.5-meter primary mirror. With a sunshield 22 metres (72 feet) ...

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  7. De Boer Remorquage SARL Orders Custom Tugs from DamenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Marine News

    Baggerbedrijf De Boer B.V. has ordered two custom, special-purpose tugs to be built at Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld in the Netherlands through the subsidiairy De Boer Remorquage SARL. The tugs are for a 10-year contract with Grand Port Maritime de Guyane in the ports of Cayenne and Kourou in French Guyana.

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  8. Arcos Dorados Holdings Inc. (ARCO) Shares Sold by Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | IntersportsWire

    ... into four geographical divisions: Brazil; the Caribbean division, consisting of Aruba, Colombia, Curacao, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago, the United States Virgin Islands of Saint Croix and Saint Thomas, and ...

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  9. C'bean Countries Warned of the Impact Of Lingering Drought SituationsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | WINN FM 98.9

    ... so over the Cayman Islands and Cuba. "Other countries like Jamaica, Belize, The Bahamas, Puerto Rico and French Guiana should monitor conditions closely as the region goes through its dry season," the CDPMN noted. It said that rainfall quantities ...

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  10. Britain's first spaceports set for lift offRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Daily Mail

    ... it further. Up until now UK companies have been reliant on space ports in other countries, such as this one in French Guiana 'Today over 90 per cent of data used in every forecast comes from a satellite, with hundreds of other applications used in ...

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  11. Oil find requires new thinking on Caribbean of the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Gleaner

    ... of several similar challenges to arise in the region, if for example there are substantial new oil finds off French Guiana and Suriname; Tullow's exploration off Jamaica's south coast is successful; and other prospects of oil and gas off the ...

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  12. ViaSat's results mixed for quarter; sets April 25 launch for latest satelliteRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... month from Boeing's Satellite Systems International facility in El Segundo to the Arianespace launch site in French Guiana. Once it launches, it will take a few months to position ViaSat-2 in orbit. The satellite is expected to begin delivering ...

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  13. Commentary: The View from Europe: Transformational change requires new thinkingRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... of several similar challenges to arise in the region, if for example there are substantial new oil finds off French Guiana and Suriname; Tullow's exploration off Jamaica's south coast is successful; and other prospects of oil and gas off The ...

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  14. Sentinel-2 Teams Prepare for SpaceRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | ECNmag

    ... every five days. Sentinel-2B will be lofted into orbit by a Vega rocket from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana at 01:49 GMT (02:49 CET) on 7 March, and teams at ESA's mission control centre in Darmstadt, Germany, will be watching closely. ...

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  15. The tragedy of Theo L. reveals France's failures on raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Washington Post

    ... has made uneven racial progress. Interracial couples and families are common. The 2017 Miss France is from French Guiana. Yet discrimination in employment is widespread. In the banlieues, unemployment is 27 percent vs. 10 percent for the rest of the ...

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  16. EU's elusive heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Newsday

    ... territories. You can skew the result quite a bit by including parts of France including Tahiti, Reunion and French Guiana. In 1775 the Polish astronomer-royal, Szymon Sobiekrajski, calculated that the mid-point of the continent was in a town called ...

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  17. Ariane 5's First Launch This Year A SuccessRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Aero-News Network

    An Ariane 5, operated by Arianespace, has delivered the Sky Brasil-1 and Telkom-3S telecom satellites into their planned orbits. Liftoff of flight VA235 was announced at 21:39 GMT from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana for a mission lasting about 39 minutes.

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  18. Heavy-Lift Ariane 5 Rocket Launches 2 Telecom SatellitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Space.com

    European launch provider Arianespace completed the first of seven planned launches of its heavy-lift Ariane 5 rocket this year, delivering two telecommunications satellites into geostationary transfer orbit. The rocket lifted off from the European spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, on Tuesday at 4:39 p.m. EST with the Sky Brasil-1/Intelsat 32e and Telkom-3S telecommunications satellites.

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  19. Airbus Safran Launchers: 77th consecutive successful launch for Ariane 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... first launch of the year, Ariane 5 successfully completed its mission from the European space port of Kourou (French Guiana) for the 77th consecutive time, placing two telecommunications satellites in geostationary transfer orbit (GTO). The launch ...

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  20. Intelsat Announces Successful Launch of Intelsat 32e, Increasing...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | PressReleasePoint

    Intelsat S.A. , operator of the world's first Globalized Network, powered by its leading satellite backbone, today announced the successful launch of the Intelsat 32e satellite aboard an Ariane 5 launch vehicle from French Guiana. Liftoff occurred at 16:39 EST .

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