To date, Ariane 5 had completed 71 successful launches since 2003.
Breton said Arianespace was shifting from being a business driven by technology towards a business driven by cost to cater to the needs of customers in view of economic challenges.
The four satellites, built in Germany with navigation payloads from Britain, arrived in an orbit about 14,200 miles (22,900 kilometers) above Earth around three-and-a-half hours after blastoff from French Guiana atop an Ariane 5 rocket.
The Galileo network will have 18 satellites once the new additions enter service next year after several months of tests and verifications, but the 14 craft already in space should be enough for the European Commission to offer initial navigation services by the end of the year, officials said after Thursday’s launch.
According to TMZ, the couple was spotted at the one of the Katsu-Ya sushi spots in the valley of Los Angeles Sunday night (August 21), kissing and giggling throughout the meal.
Witnesses reported that at one point, Grande was even sprawled across Miller’s lap.
Seven previous launches carried two Galileo spacecraft at a time aboard Russian Soyuz rockets, and the extra power of the Ariane 5 allows it to haul four in one mission.Sources close to the pair allegedly told TMZ they are indeed dating, though Miller has dismissed their romantic relationship in interviews, referring to Grande as just a “homie.” Grande dated Big Sean for eight months before they called it quits.At the time of the split, their reps issued a joint statement saying, “They both deeply care for each other and remain close friends.are games that allow the player to maintain a virtual girlfriend by keeping her happy and possibly getting to that “wham-bam-thank-you-ma’am”.A gamer can choose, or is given, an avatar with which to pursue a romantic relationship.A., expects a strong take up rate for its new satellite launcher, Ariane 6, given the price tag which is between 40% and 50% cheaper than its predecessor, Ariane 5.Sales and business development senior vice-president Jacques Breton said the Ariane 6 programme, expected to begin in 2020, would eventually replace Ariane 5. It usually takes three years to ramp up the launch to 12 and within that period there will be less of Ariane 5 launch and eventually it will be discontinued.Keeping to a launch date scheduled more than six months ago, the 165-foot-tall (50-meter) Ariane 5 rocket ignited its Vulcain 2 main engine at 13 GMT ( a.m. French Guiana time) Thursday, passed a computer-run health check, and lit two solid rocket boosters to climb off the pad on top of 2.9 million pounds of thrust.The rocket quickly pitched on a northeasterly trajectory, lining up with the ground track of the rest of the Galileo satellites, and powered through puffy cumulus clouds hanging over the tropical launch base.Ex-WWE superstar Cameron -- real name Ariane Andrew -- says she has a rule when it comes to dating ... (Note: we have no idea why our photog even posed that question but she went with it.) Andrew also says she 100% supports The Rock if he decides to run for president ... black people and white people make beautiful babies together.