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View Full Version : Herschel and Planck Set to Launch on May 14



Fraser
2009-Apr-29, 12:20 AM
The European Space Agency announced today that the Herschel and Planck spacecraft will now launch on May 14. Liftoff had been delayed to allow time for additional checks on the Ariane 5 ECA launch vehicle. The two spacecraft are launching together in what was originally a cost saving move, but the complexity of [...]

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