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Fraser
2011-May-20, 09:40 PM
It was a busy launch day around the world on Friday. Above, the Ariane 5 rocket carrying the ST-2 and GSAT-8 communications satellites launched from Kourou, French Guiana, and below, about an hour and a half earlier, a Proton rocket blased off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan bringing a Telstar 14R satellite to orbit. [...]

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