Press release ArianeGroup
[Bremen, Les Mureaux, January 4, 2022]:
The Ariane 6 core stage and upper stage are now en route to Europe’s Spaceport. After final
assembly at ArianeGroup’s Les Mureaux site and completion of all its functional acceptance tests,
the core stage was taken to the French port of Le Havre. The ship then sailed to Bremen, Germany,
to load the upper stage – assembled and inspected on-site by ArianeGroup – before setting sail for
French Guiana. The two stages are scheduled to arrive at Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana in
This first Ariane 6 specimen is intended for combined testing of the rocket with its new launch pad,
built under the supervision of the French space agency CNES.
Read more on the ArianeGroup Website.
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