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On Sunday, November 1 at 8:50 p.m. eastern standard time the European Space Agency PRoject for OnBoard Autonomy (Proba-2) satellite will be launched along with the Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity (SMOS) satellite on a Russian Rockot launcher from the Plesetsk cosmodrome in northern Russia. This video shows the arrival of the atellites in Russia and their integration with the Rockot launcher.

ESA SMOS Mission Backgrounder

On Sunday, November 1 at 8:50 p.m. eastern standard time the European Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity (SMOS) satellite will be launched on a Russian Rockot launcher from the Plesetsk cosmodrome in northern Russia.