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Arianespace to resume launch preparations in French Guiana

2 monthes ago   |   By Spaceflight Now

Europe's primary launch site is the Guiana Space Center, located in Kourou, French Guiana, on the northeastern coast of South America. Credit: ESA/CNES/Arianespace - Photo Optique Video du CSG - L. Boyer
Targeting a pair of satellite launches in June and July, ground teams will resume work at the Guiana Space Center in South America next week after a nearly two-month pause in Arianespace's launch campaigns due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Arianespace said engineers and technicians will start the “gradual resumption” of launch activities Monday, in line with measures introduced by the...
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