Encapsulation in Payload FairingSep 10th
Rocket MateSep 13th
Rocket RolloutSep 14th
Service Structure LoweredT- 0:30:00
Third Stage Umbilical DisconnectT- 0:00:40
Launch Command IssuedT- 0:00:20
Second Umbilical DisconnectT- 0:00:15
Engines at flight speedT- 0:00:10
Lift OffT- 0:00:00
Booster SeparationT+ 0:01:58
Payload Fairing JettisonT+ 0:02:37
Second Stage SeparationT+ 0:04:47
Third Stage SeparationT+ 0:09:30
MetOp-B SeparationT+ 1:09:00