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Space Flight Lab launches NORsat-1 and 2 microsatellites

Monday 17 July 2017 | 12:33 CET | News
Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) said it has launched two microsatellites developed and built by SFL for the Norwegian Space Centre with support from the Norwegian Coastal Authority, Space Norway, and the European Space Agency. The Soyuz-2.1a rocket carrying the satellites into orbit launched from Baikonur at 06:36 hrs on 14 July Shortly after launch, both satellites were contacted from ground stations in Svalbard and Vardo in Norway.

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