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Schiaparelli in Baikonur

Date: 25 December 2015
Satellite: Schiaparelli
Location: Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
Copyright: TsENKI

Removing Schiaparelli from the transport container in which it travelled from Europe to the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

Schiaparelli and the Trace Gas Orbiter - the two spacecraft of the ExoMars 2016 mission - are scheduled for launch on a Russian Proton rocket on 14 March.


Last Update: 21 January 2016

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