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Fraser
2013-Apr-15, 07:40 PM
A new communications satellite aims to ease the*strain of overcrowded communications networks in Latin America, while adding capacity to direct-to-home services in Canada and military users across the Americas. Anik G1 lifted off at 2:36 p.m. EDT (6:36 p.m. UTC) today, April 15, from Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The satellite, carried by a Proton-M rocket, is still [...]

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