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Cygnus

Orbital ATK CRS mission #9 (OA-9, on Antares 230) (approx. date)
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3U CubeSat integrated with Prox 1 (launched on Falcon Heavy / STP-2 mission)

LightSail-2 solar sailing demo (earliest date)
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North American Eagle 800-mph supersonic car

World land speed record attempt (approx. date)
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Delta II

ICESat-2 (approx. date)

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Date Headline
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.
2017 Nov 21 Nanoracks
NanoRacks Completes 13th CubeSat Deployment Mission from Space Station, First “Doublewide” Satellites
Ecliptic supplied the imaging focal plane assembly for JPL's ASTERIA 6U CubeSat
2017 Jun 20 Space.com
NASA Tests Flexible Roll-Out Solar Arrays on Space Station (Video)
More video views of the ROSA experiment on ISS
2017 Nov 20 Portland Business Journal
Oregon Beer Showdown 2017: A Portland Brewer 'Eclipses' the Field
Ecliptic Brewing (Portland, Oregon) is Ecliptic's official company beer --
2017 Mar 31 Pasadena Star-News
Planetary Society’s Solar-Propelled LightSail 2 Ready, Waiting for Launch on SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy
A local focus piece on LightSail 2 and Ecliptic's role on the project
2017 Jun 30 Spaceflight Now
Prototype Solar Array Jettisoned as Dragon Capsule Prepares For Trip Home Rocketcam icon
All aspects of control and data handling for the ROSA experiment were executed by Ecliptic-supplied avionics -- except the physical latching of the ROSA array after retraction and jettison
2017 Mar 22 The Planetary Society
Ready for Space: LightSail-2 Update
LightSail-2 Program Manager Bruce Betts interviews key members of the LightSail-2 team, including two from Ecliptic
2017 Mar 20 The Planetary Society
Signed, Sealed But Not Delivered: LightSail 2 Awaits Ship Date
The LightSail-2 integration and testing effort is nearly complete!
2017 Aug 14 NASA Spaceflight
SpaceX Falcon 9 Launches CRS-12 Dragon Mission to the ISS Rocketcam icon
The ASTERIA CubeSat is on its way to ISS!