Galileo IOV take-off

Soyuz VS03 liftoff
12 October 2012

The Soyuz ST-B launcher carrying the next two Galileo In-Orbit Validation satellites took off as scheduled on 18:15:00 GMT (20:15:00 CEST). Deployment of its twin satellites into orbit is scheduled for three hours 44 minutes after take-off.

Copyright 2000 - 2018 © European Space Agency. All rights reserved.