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A military satellite Skynet has successfully launched into orbit

March 12 2007

On the eve of Kourou in French Guiana was held re-launch of "Ariane-5. Launch was successful and the rocket into orbit two satellites at once - a British military satellite «Skynet 5A» and the Indian telecommunications apparatus «Insat 4B».

Home was held at 19.03 local time (01.03 Moscow time), and the current run was the first in Kourou in this year, reports Reuters.

Recall that the first launch attempt made on Saturday was canceled due to technical problems that were quickly resolved.

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