Fourth time lucky for Anik-F2 satellite
by JMartin 11:18AM Sunday Jul 18 2004
EVRY, FRANCE - A new telecommunications satellite designed to bring high-speed internet access to remote communities across Canada was successfully launched Saturday evening.
After three failed attempts, the French company that was shooting the 5,950-kilogram satellite into space said it succeeded from a spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, in South America. Story continues