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Antonov at Turin-Caselle airport

Date: 20 December 2015
Satellite: ExoMars 2016

Loading ExoMars ground support equipment onto an Antonov cargo plane, prior to departure for Baikonur, via Moscow.

Launch of the ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter and Schiaparelli, on a Russian Proton rocket from the Baikonur cosmodrome, is scheduled for 14 March, at the start of a launch window that remains open until 25 March.


Last Update: 21 December 2015

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