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Transfer of the ExoMars 2016 spacecraft composite to the launch vehicle adapter

Date: 29 February 2016
Satellite: Trace Gas Orbiter and Schiaparelli
Location: Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
Copyright: ESA - S. Bayon

Transfer of the Trace Gas Orbiter and Schiaparelli to the launch vehicle adapter (LVA). The high-gain antenna is on the far side of the spacecraft in this orientation. The conical shaped LVA stands in the foreground.


Last Update: 02 March 2016

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