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A wing for Sentinel-2A

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Posted 04 September 2014 - 01:06 PM

A wing for Sentinel-2A


www.esa.int said:

1 September 2014 Imaging Earth’s land with unprecedented speed and resolution has come another step closer as the next Sentinel satellite has been given its solar wing and started a strenuous six-month test campaign to make sure that it is fit for launch next April.

Sentinel-2A is the next of ESA’s suite of satellites to be launched for Europe’s Copernicus programme – the largest Earth monitoring programme in the world.        

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