Herschel/Planck Launch and Operations

Herschel and Planck were successfully launched together on 14 May, 2009 in an Ariane 5 launch vehicle from Europe’s Spaceport, the Guiana Space Centre, Kourou, French Guiana.

Latest news on the operations and results from Herschel and Planck can be found on the following webpages at the European Space Agency.

last update 2021 April 14, 17:09 UTC by Steve Torchinsky. See changelog.