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CHEOPS arrival at ESA’s technical centre

Date: 31 August 2018
Satellite: CHEOPS
Depicts: Truck delivering CHEOPS satellite
Location: ESTEC, Noordwijk, The Netherlands
Copyright: ESA–G. Porter

On 30 August 2018, the CHEOPS satellite was delivered to ESA's technical centre in The Netherlands for acoustic noise and electromagnetic compatibility tests. When these are complete, the satellite will return to Airbus Defence and Space Spain in Madrid for the final preparations before being shipped to Europe’s spaceport in Kourou for launch.

Last Update: 31 August 2018

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