Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich deployment

Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich deployment

The Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite was successfully deployed approximately 58 minutes after being launched by a Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 4E (SLC-4E) at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, on 21 November 2020, at 17:17 UTC (09:17 PST). The Copernicus Sentinel-6 mission aims to provide the most accurate data yet on sea level and how it changes over time.
Credits:
ESA/NASA/SpaceX/IABG/USAF 30th Space Wing/Mike Peters