JWST Arrives In French Guiana For Launch

James Webb Space Telescope
Credit: NASA
The cargo ship transporting the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) arrived in French Guiana on Oct. 12, completing a 1,500-mi. journey that sets the stage for the observatory’s launch aboard an Arianespace Ariane 5 rocket on Dec. 18. “Webb’s arrival at the launch site is a momentous occasion,” NASA...

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