The message was that MCMS 2002 SP2 will be available "short after the release of VS.NET 2005". And the product team really managed to release SP2 today. Be aware that SP2 can only be installed after installing SP1a. So if your system is currently on SP1 you first have to install SP1a and then SP2 afterwards.
Download it from here: Content Management Server 2002 Service Pack 2 (SP2).
New major features coming with SP2: