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21 October 2011: launch of the first two Galileo satellites



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21 October 2011: launch of the first two Galileo satellites
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Double success: On 21 October at 12.30 CEST the first two Galileo satellites were launched on board a Russian Soyuz rocket from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana. This was the first launch of a Soyuz rocket from French Guiana.
Credit: ESA.