«POLAR» ready for launch

Customer: European Space Agency (ESA)
ESA Contract No. 4000107117/12/NL/CB (HVPS)
ESA Contract No. 4000107120/12/NL/CB (LVPS)

First unclassified image of “Tiangong-2” (the second Chinese space laboratory) with «POLAR» mounted on top. The Flight Model has just passed all combined qualification tests and is now ready for launch in September 2016.

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