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An Ariane 5 rocket carrying two satellites sits on the launch pad on February 6, 2013 at the European space centre of Kourou, French Guiana. The European Space Agency (ESA) on Tuesday said it had approved the final design for a next-generation rocket, Ariane 6, aimed at maintaining Europe’s grip on the fast-changing market for satellite launches. (AFP Photo/S. Martin)

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