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1285 days ago
Allumage! At t+7 seconds the Ariane 5 boosters ignite - this is a *real* pic I "took" from the webcast. But fairing separation was *again* illustrated with an old video clip (recorded during a *daytime* launch!), without the launch commentator noting or even knowing ...