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## Latest New from CHEOPS launch
time in MET (Madrid) time

* 2019-12-18 9:54:20 Soyuz liftoff in Kourou

* LEOP phase concluded, all systems green!
* final orbit reached
* 2020-01-08 Instrument switch-on and health check successful, Teleskope temperature stabilization working great
* 2020-01-09 First dark image taken
* 2020-01-29 Cover of the telescope successfully opened and latched
* First images successfully taken, everything looks good!

2020-02-07T15:59:01+00:00