ESA’s Martin Kaspers, Product Assurance Manager for Aeolus, discusses some of the challenges they have encountered developing this state-of-the-art satellite mission.

Aeolus wind satellite is being readied for its ride into space on 21 August at 21:20 GMT (23:20 CEST) from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana.

Read more about the Aeolus mission.