Archive | May, 2012


The Olympic flame flying to the UK on BA’s Firefly

BA is flying the Olympic flame from Greece to the UK on Firefly, a specially liveried A319

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Galileo: second pair to launch 28 September

The European Space Agency is to launch a second pair of Galileo navigation satellites on 28 September before beginning a fast-track launch schedule in 2013 to orbit 18 satellites by the end of 2014 for a functional service, and 26 satellites by the end of 2015 for near-global coverage. The full constellation of 27 spacecraft […]

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