Posted on 1 December 2013 by Daniel
Update at 18:04 CET
- Kourou station now active; Estrack station engineering team on site already.
- Team will now configure Kourou station and conduct a data flow test with the Estrack Control Centre located at ESOC.
- BACC confirms launch set for 17:30 UTC; Kourou expects to acquire signals at 18:36:59 UT, when Chang’E-3 is 19,000 km from the antenna.