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Delta II

ICESat-2 (approx. date)
Mar 15

Cygnus

Orbital ATK CRS mission #9 (OA-9, on Antares 230) (approx. date)
Apr 30

3U CubeSat integrated with Prox 1 (launched on Falcon Heavy / STP-2 mission)

LightSail-2 solar sailing demo (earliest date)
May 15

Cygnus

Orbital ATK CRS mission #10 (OA-10, on Antares 230) (approx. date)

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2017 Aug 23 The Planetary Society
A Good Time for Solar Sailing: LightSail 2 Finds Itself Among Friends
This article puts the LightSail-2 project in context with other sail-based spacecraft projects
2017 Sep 01 SatMagazine / Satnews
Innovation: Solar Array Success for SSL Implementation—A Space Systems Loral Focus Rocketcam icon
The value of the ROSA demo on ISS, controlled by Ecliptic-supplied avionics, is highlighted
2017 Jun 19 Orlando Sentinel
International Space Station Tries Out New Kind of Solar Array Rocketcam icon
Ecliptic avionics controlled all aspects of the ROSA experiment: deployment, dynamic excitation, sensor data-taking and data-handling, retraction, onboard video
2017 Sep 20 The Planetary Society
LightSail 2: The Next Step Rocketcam icon
A brief video summary of the LightSail-2 project status, featuring several shots of Ecliptic engineers at work during final spacecraft system testing
2017 Sep 26 The Planetary Society
LightSail-2 Animation Rocketcam icon
A brief video animation of the LightSail-2 assembly process (part-by-part) and overall mission profile
2017 Jun 02 The Planetary Society
LightSail-2 Partner Spacecraft Ships Safely to New Mexico Rocketcam icon
Soon LightSail 2 and Prox-1 will be integrated together, one step closer to launch
2017 Jul 21 The Planetary Society
LightSail-2 Updates: Prox-1 Mission Changes, New Launch Date
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2017 May 16 3ders.org
Made In Space Reveals More Info About Archinaut In-orbit Robotic 3D Printer
Ecliptic is supporting the Archinaut program as a supplier of an integral RocketCam video monitoring system
2017 Aug 28 Forbes
Meet The Rocket Scientist Putting Singapore's Spacetech Scene On The Map
BSE is an Ecliptic customer, and Ecliptic is facilitating BSE's acquisition of additional ISS experiment modules
2017 Aug 08 CASIS
More than 20 Payloads Sponsored by the U.S. National Laboratory Slated to Launch on SpaceX CRS-12 to the International Space Station
Ecliptic supplied the circuit board for interfacing ASTERIA's imaging camera to its onboard computer. See more here: https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/cubesat/missions/asteria.php.