Ariane 504 launch table
Date: 02 December 1999
Location: European Spaceport, Kourou, French Guiana
Dornier's Reinhold Rebholtz checking the XMM
purge equipment system in the Ariane 504 launch table. Note the suspended equipment bays, with reinforced springs to withstand the shocks at liftoff.
Last Update: 1 September 2019