21 July 2010
MetOp B PLM TV Test
 
After 20 days in vacuum the MetOp B PLM thermal vacuum test has successfully finished.

MetOp is a series of three satellites to be launched sequentially over 14 years, MetOp B will be the second satellite to be launched in 2012.

The PLM for METOP-B will be shipped back to Astrium GmbH (Friedrichshafen) where it will be stored prior the launch campaign in 2012.
 

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