Installing the third section of the solar array's outer part
Date: 26 February 2009
Depicts: Spacecraft during integration of the solar array's outer part
Location: Cleanroom of S1B building, CSG, Kourou, French Guiana
The third quarter section of the ring-shaped outer part of Planck's solar array is integrated to the base of the spacecraft's service module.
Standing in the background, on the other side of the cleanroom, is the Herschel spacecraft with a protective foil over the telescope.
Last Update: 1 September 2019