[amsat-bb] Vega Launch Re-Scheduled for This Evening (USA time)
k9jkm at comcast.net
Wed Dec 2 19:57:44 UTC 2015
The Vega rocket has been cleared for launch overnight with Europe's LISA
Pathfinder technology demo mission, a probe heading to a station a million
miles from Earth to test systems for a future gravitational wave
observatory. Liftoff from French Guiana is set for 0404 GMT Thursday (11:04
p.m. EST Wednesday). There are no amateur payloads on this launch; enjoy the
Video will be webstreamed on www.arianespace.tv starting 20 minutes prior to
Spaceflightnow.com says they'll also cover the launch at:
http://spaceflightnow.com/2015/12/02/vv06-mission-status-center/ and they
also provide blog updates during the preparations for launch.
Have fun ...
73 de JoAnne K9JKM
k9jkm at amsat.org
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