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Sentinel-1A launch team at ESOC on L-1 day. Credit: ESA/J. Mai

Mission control team at ESOC today

After the final preflight briefing held at 12:00GMT today at ESOC, the Sentinel-1A Mission Control Team gathered with the extended ‘team of teams’ that support launches for the traditional team photo. During the briefing, each team presented...

Final team briefing at ESOC for Swarm launch

There are about 100 people in the conference room at ESOC today, running through a final confirmation that everything is ready for Swarm launch tomorrow. Representatives from ground facilities, mission operations, flight dynamics, software systems and the project are giving their final status report. The result? ESOC is ready for launch! ESA's Juan Piñeiro on stage at #ESOC in today's final team briefing for tomorrow's 13:02CET launch #swarmmission pic.twitter.com/lsbD4bb1Nx — ESA Operations (@esaoperations) November 21, 2013