Photos: First SmallGEO Satellite prepares for Liftoff

Hispasat 36W-1, the first satellite to use the European SmallGEO Satellite Platform, arrives at the Guiana Space Center to undergo several weeks of final processing for liftoff atop a Soyuz rocket as part Arianespace’s year-opening mission in 2017.

>>Overview: SmallGEO & Hispasat 36W-1

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