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Fuel Sentinel-2B: done

As liftoff day draws closer, the Sentinel-2B 'to do' list is shrinking as tasks are ticked off, including the tricky process of fuelling the satellite. And, even despite having to do a few unexpected jobs, everything is on ...

dateFeb 16, 2017 in Space Exploration
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Wind satellite heads for final testing

The road to realising ESA's Aeolus mission may have been long and bumpy, but developing novel space technology is, by its very nature, challenging. With the satellite now equipped with its revolutionary instrument, the path ...

dateJan 30, 2017 in Space Exploration
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