Solar Array and Sunshade Integration
Date: 11 April 2008
Depicts: Integration of solar array/sunshade
Location: Cleanroom at ESTEC, Noordwijk, The Netherlands
On Friday, 11 April 2008, the flight model solar array/sunshade was integrated with the Herschel spacecraft. With access scaffolding around the service module and cryostat (already mated and behind the solar array/sunshade in this view), the sunshade (reflecting, upper part) was placed on top of the solar array (lower part).
Last Update: 1 September 2019