Webb Journey to Space Part 4: Unpacking in the Cleanroom

  • Released Friday, October 29th, 2021
  • Updated Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 at 1:43PM

After making its journey to Kourou, French Guiana, the Webb Telescope inside the protective transport container has been brought to the Guiana Space Centre. Once inside the processing facility's cleanroom, engineers unpacked Webb from the protective transport container and installed it to the rollover fixture. The telescope now waits to begin launch preparations.



Credits

Please give credit for this item to:
NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center


Missions

This visualization is related to the following missions: