The road to humankind’s first rendezvous with a comet began at ESA’s technical centre in the Netherlands. The pioneering Rosetta spacecraft and its Philae lander were tested in simulated space conditions to ensure they could withstand the difficult journey.
ESA’s technical heart celebrates Rosetta’s Philae landing
Rosetta’s orbit around the comet
Reconstructing Philae’s flight
Rosetta: close orbits to lander deployment (annotated)
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