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XMM in hanger XMM on rollout XMM launch
Ariane 504 and XMM waiting for launch XMM on the way to the launch pad with top ESA, Dornier and Arianespace staff. XMM launch at T+12 seconds!!
XMM cutaway
Cut-away of Ariane 504 showing XMM in the nose.
XMM separation XMM and the Earth
Launcher fairing separation (artist's impression) The Earth behind XMM (artist's impresssion)

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This page last updated on the 16th December 1999.