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CYGNSS Mission Launches December 12. Watch the Launch at Climate & Space!

Posted: December 4, 2016

CYGNSS Mission Launches December 12. Watch the Launch at Climate & Space!

On December 12, 2016, NASA will launch the Climate & Space-led CYGNSS satellite mission, and the CLaSP department will host a special viewing party in our SRB auditorium.  

Enjoy coffee and refreshments and watch the launch live via NASA-TV feed, and listen to remarks from CYGNSS constellation scientist, Aaron Ridley. 

- 6:30 a.m. Welcome/coffee, refreshments

- 6:45 a.m. NASA-TV begins live coverage

- 6:56 a.m. * L-1011 Stargazer begins taxi

- 7:26 a.m. * L-1011 Stargazer take off

- 7:30-8:20 a.m. * Remarks

- 8:24 a.m. * Pegasus XL Launch from L-1011

* Via live NASA TV Feed
 

Visit the CYGNSS website for more information about this exciting mission.  
 

Come and watch us make history! 

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