langue en ARIANESPACE - 22/08/2014

VS09 - 08/22/2014

Arianespace has successfully launched two operational satellites in the Galileo constellation, the global satellite navigation system set up by the European Union. The launch took place on August 22 at 09:27 am (local time) from the Guiana Space Center (CSG), Europe's Spaceport. With this mission, carried out on behalf of the European Commission under a contract with the European Space Agency (ESA), Arianespace continues to guarantee independent access to space for Europe.