This is how a satellite is launched and put into orbit, including the iconic Korolev cross during launch

Posted by The King Slayer 2018 years ago in Cool videos
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Cameras mounted on the Soyuz Fregat upper stage that sent Sentinel-1A into space captured this superb footage. It shows liftoff, the various stages in the rocket's ascent and the Sentinel-1A satellite being released from the Fregat upper stage to start its life in orbit around Earth.

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