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Hoisting of cryogenic upper stage
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- Title Hoisting of cryogenic upper stage
- Released 03/07/2006 4:10 pm
- Copyright ESA/CNES/ARIANESPACE-Service Optique CSG
The cryogenic upper stage (Etage Supérieur Cryotechnique de type A - ESC-A) for Ariane 5 ECA flight V172 being hoisted prior to integration on top of the main body of the launcher.
The integration was performed in the Launcher Integration Building (Bâtiment d'Intégration Lanceur - BIL) at Europe's Spaceport at Kourou in French Guiana on 19 June 2006.