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ExoMars 2016 spacecraft composite being lifted

Date: 26 February 2016
Satellite: Trace Gas Orbiter
Location: Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
Copyright: ESA - S. Bayon

The Trace Gas Orbiter and Schiaparelli are lifted from the ground support trolley for transfer to the launch vehicle adapter (LVA) and the subsequent mating with the Breeze upper stage. The Breeze is visible in the background to the right.

Last Update: 02 March 2016

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