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Galileo integrated onto Soyuz
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- Title Galileo integrated onto Soyuz
- Released 12/10/2012 2:05 pm
- Copyright ESA/CNES/Arianespace/Optique Video du CSG
Preparing to launch the next two Galileo IOV satellites on 12 October 2012. On 8 October the Upper Composite - the twin satellites, their supporting dispenser and Fregat-MT upper stage enclosed within a protective launch fairing - was moved to the launch site, for vertical mating to its three-stage Soyuz ST-B rocket.