Photos: Sentinel-2B undergoes final Pre-Launch Checks

Europe’s Sentinel-2B satellite undergoes final checkouts at the European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC) in the Netherlands prior to shipment to the Guiana Space Center for liftoff atop a Vega rocket to join the Copernicus satellite fleet tasked with collecting a comprehensive set of Earth observation parameters for application in a variety of areas.

All Photos: ESA