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Schiaparelli in Baikonur

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

The Schiaparelli entry, descent and landing demonstrator module being moved to a ground support trolley in a cleanroom at the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

Schiaparelli and the Trace Gas Orbiter (seen in the background) - 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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