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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 Oct 27 The Planetary Society
Here's How Engineers Closed Out LightSail 2 for Flight
All images here were taken in Ecliptic's lab in Pasadena, CA. Final close-out was performed by Ecliptic's Stephanie Wong.
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 Dec 07 JPL
JPL Deploys a CubeSat for Astronomy
Ecliptic engineered the focal plane control and data-handling electronics for ASTERIA's camera system
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
The latest ...
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