BUENOS AIRES – Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez celebrated the launch of her country’s second telecommunications satellite Wednesday, and wants to see the manufacture eight more over the next 20 years, she said.
Launched from French Guyana atop an Ariane 5 rocket, the satellite will provide telecommunications services across much of the Western Hemisphere. Argentina last year launched its first satellite, which provided country-wide coverage.
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