Photos: Vega Rocket Assembly for Dual-Payload Delivery

Europe’s Vega rocket – the smallest member in the Arianespace launcher family – completes stacking at the ZLV launch complex of the Guiana Space Center in preparation for an August 2017 liftoff with the VENµS remote sensing & technology satellite and the French-Israeli OPTSAT-3000 optical reconnaissance spacecraft for the Italian Ministry of Defence.

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