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Trace Gas Orbiter at Baikonur

Date: 10 February 2016
Satellite: Trace Gas Orbiter
Location: Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
Copyright: ESA - B. Bethge

The ExoMars 2016 Trace Gas Orbiter in the fuelling area at the Baikonur cosmodrome, prior to being mated with Schiaparelli, the entry, descent, and landing demonstrator module.

The cap of one of the Low Gain Antennas is removed so that the TGO can be positioned inside the scaffolding and mounting platform.


Last Update: 16 February 2016

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