Webb Journey to Space 2: Loading & Departure

  • Released Tuesday, October 12th, 2021
  • Updated Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 at 1:43PM

The Webb Telescope's journey to space continues... After arriving at Seal Beach, California, Webb, inside of the protective transport container, was loaded into the MN Colibri. This process took several steps to accomplish. Once the telescope was loaded inside the cargo hold, the MN Colibri set sail for the port near the launch site in Kourou, French Guiana.


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NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center


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