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Sentinel-5P: Satellite in excellent health

16 October 2017

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Launched last week, Europe's Sentinel-5P satellite – the first Copernicus mission dedicated to monitoring the air we breathe – is in excellent health.

The 820 kg satellite was lofted into orbit from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia last Friday on a Rockot.

Source: ESA

Image credit: ESA–Stephane Corvaja, 2017 - Sentinel-5P liftoff

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