Ariane 5 for kids

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Subjects: physics, chemistry
Level: primary
Languages: Dansk, Deutsch, English, Español, Français, Italiano, Nederlands, Norsk, Português, Suomi, Svenska
Type: support material
Format: website

Ariane 5 made its first successful launch on 30 October 1997. Since it became operational Ariane 5 has launched satellites for communications, Earth observation and scientific research.


A small cartoon style website about the European launcher, Ariane 5. The website contains interactive stories and a quiz on how satellites are launched into space, and what the satellites are used for.

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