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Satellite testing. Sentinel-2B satellite in a vacuum chamber being prepared for testing in the Large Space Simulator at the European Space Agency's test facility in the Netherlands. The simulator mimics the cold and heat of space. Sentinel-2B is a European optical imaging satellite, launched on 7 March 2017. It carries a high-resolution multispectral imager which provides data on agriculture and forestry, with its twin satellite Sentinel-2A.
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