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UK demo satellites set for launch

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Posted 07 July 2014 - 08:04 PM

UK demo satellites set for launch


www.bbc.co.uk said:

Two British spacecraft, including the first satellite made in Scotland, are due to go into orbit on Tuesday.

The pair will launch on a Soyuz rocket from Baikonur in Kazakhstan.

TechDemoSat-1 was prepared in Guildford by Surrey Satellite Technology Limited, with the assembly of UKube-1 undertaken at Clyde Space in Glasgow.  

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