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Monday, August 25, 2014

RED ALERT: ESA SATELLITES IN WRONG ORBIT

http://www.forbes.com/sites/alexknapp/2014/08/24/esa-galileo-satellites-were-placed-in-the-wrong-orbit/

Besides the obvious issue of these satellites being in the wrong orbit... please closely read this part of the article:

"The company’s next launch is still set to go ahead as scheduled on September 11, 2014. That launch will be of one of the company’s Ariane 5 rockets, and it will be carrying two telecommunications satellites into orbit. One for Malaysian satellite provider MEASAT and the other for Australian communications company Optus."