Aquarius - SAC-D Spacecraft is Prepped for Shipping to California

Technicians lower the cover over the shipping container holding the international Aquarius/SAC-D spacecraft at Brazil's National Institute for Space Research in Sáo José dos Campos, in preparation for its transport to California's Vandenberg Air Force Base for launch this June.

Image credit: NASA/JPL

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