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Watch our video of the Ariane 6 upper stage as it travels through Germany from Bremen to Lampoldshausen 03-05-2021 |  6 minutes


Jump on board for a spectacular trip with the Ariane 6 upper stage heading for its important hot-fire tests in Lampoldshausen

The very first Ariane 6 upper stage arrived at its testing site of Lampoldshausen two weeks ago after a meticulously organized journey by river and road across Germany which you can now follow in our video.

In the video, you will hear from Dr. Jens Laßmann (ArianeGroup’s Bremen Site Manager), our engineers Cornelia Lux and Max Reinhardt, Gerhard van der Wal (riverboat captain), Frank Sailer (transport manager, ArianeGroup Lampoldshausen), and Dr. Hansjörg Dittus (German Aerospace Center DLR).