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  1. Since 1995, DORIS contributes to the International Terrestrial Reference Frame

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    • Sciences et techniques

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    January 9, 2012

    Since 1995 DORIS contributes to the International Terrestrial Reference Frame Update: 01/09/2012

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  2. DORIS, 30 years of continuous operations at the heart of the of altimetry mission performance for oceanography and geodetic applications

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    February 27, 2020

    The DORIS system (Doppler Orbitography and Radio positioning Integrated by Satellite) was designed and developed in the early 1980s by CNES, IGN and GRGS to determine satellite positions with high accuracy to support altimetry missions dedicated to ocean monitoring.

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  3. CNES on the trail of l'Oiseau Blanc

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    August 15, 2011

    For the last 4 years, Bernard Decré has been searching off the coast of Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon for the wreck of a plane in which 2 French pilots, Nungesser and Coli, might have made the first Atlantic crossing 12 days before Lindbergh. Next spring, CNES is set to supply the ASM magnetometer from the Swarm mission in an attempt to find their biplane.

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  4. 4 Galileo satellites in orbit

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    September 14, 2012

    The 3rd and 4th satellites of the Galileo global satellite navigation system were launched one week ago from the Guiana Space Centre. They have now joined their predecessors, already in orbit for a year, to complete the in-orbit validation phase of the programme.

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  5. 75th straight success for Ariane 5 Four new Galileo satellites in orbit Europe’s satellite navigation system now a reality

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    November 17, 2016

    Thursday 17 November, Ariane 5 completed a flawless launch from Europe’s spaceport at the Guiana Space Centre, orbiting the 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th satellites for the European Galileo satellite navigation programme. Ultimately, Galileo will offer much greater precision and reliability than any other satellite navigation system in the world. The flight marked the European launcher’s 75th straight success since 2003.

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  6. System

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    February 7, 2017

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  7. Applications

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    February 7, 2017

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  10. First two Galileo satellites set for launch on October 20

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    August 15, 2011

    The first two satellites of Europe’s future navigation system are awaiting launch in French Guiana. Galileo will provide better coverage and positioning accuracy than the U.S. Global Positioning System (GPS).

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  11. Mission

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    February 7, 2017

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