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Today in aviation history – 28th December

On 28th December 2005 Soyuz-FG launch vehicle was launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome along with GIOVE-A satellite. This was a first element of the European Galileo positioning system. The satellite is orbiting at the height of 23 km, its main functions was to test the technology and conduct a survey.

Autor: Redakcja Świat

Redakcja Świat