Photos: Vega Rocket Assembly for Sentinel-2B Launch

The ninth Vega rocket to blast off from the Guiana Space Center undergoes assembly at the ZLV launch complex in preparation for liftoff with the Sentinel-2B satellite, set to join Europe’s Copernicus satellite fleet tasked with capturing a comprehensive set of Earth observation parameters for a variety of applications.

All Photos: Arianespace/ESA/CNES/Optique Video du CSG