The ACU stands ready for the Herschel spacecraft
Date: 15 April 2009
Depicts: The launcher adapter ring (Adapteur Charge Utile, or ACU) ready for the Herschel spacecraft
Location: S5B cleanroom, CSG, Kourou, French Guiana
Copyright: ESA-CNES-ARIANESPACE / Optique vidéo du CSG L. Mira
Following the completion of the hydrazine fuelling activities the Herschel spacecraft (seen here in the background) was prepared for integration with the launcher adapter ring (Adapteur Charge Utile, or ACU; seen here in the foreground).
Last Update: 1 September 2019