Feb 15

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

LightSail-2 solar sailing demo (approx. date)
Apr 17


Northrop Grumman CRS mission #11 (NG-11, on Antares 230) (approx. date)
Aug 15

North American Eagle 800-mph supersonic car

World land speed record attempt (approx. date)
Nov 15


Northrop Grumman CRS mission #12 (NG-12, on Antares 230) (approx. date)


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Date Headline
2014 Aug 12 NASA GSFC
NASA’s Space Station Fix-It Demo for Satellites Gets Hardware for 2.0 Update
Multiple Ecliptic-supplied RocketCam cameras have been supporting the RRM effort throughout, including two more on the recently launched VIPIR experiment
2014 Jan 09
ORB-1: Antares Successfully Launches Cygnus En Route to ISS
A 3-camera RocketCam system in on Cygnus and will capture onboard views from its mission.
2014 Jul 13 Orbital Sciences Corporation
Orbital Successfully Launches Antares Rocket Carrying Cygnus Spacecraft on Cargo Resupply Mission to International Space Station
A 3-camera RocketCam system is onboard the Cygnus vehicle -- the 125th RocketCam system launched
2014 Jan 12 Orbital Sciences Corporation
Orbital's Cygnus Spacecraft Successfully Berths With International Space Station
Onboard video recorded by Ecliptic's 3-camera RocketCam system should be played back by Cygnus mission controllers soon
2014 May 21 Lockheed Martin
Orion In Final Assembly At Kennedy Space Center
An Ecliptic RocketCam system will provide onboard views of the first Orion test launch, planned for late 2014
2014 Sep 10 Spaceflight Now
Orion Spacecraft Ready for Launch Preparations
Onboard views of key events during this Orion test mission will be provided by several RocketCams onboard the Orion capsule/Delta IV launch vehicle stack
2014 Dec 01 The Space Review
Orion's Time Finally Arrives
Multiple RocketCam cameras will provide onboard views during this first 4 1/2-hour Orion test mission
2014 Jul 24 Los Angeles Times
Planetary Society Hopes Tiny Satellite Sets Sail Above Earth
Ecliptic is the lead system integrator for the LightSail program
2014 Aug 22 The Planetary Society
Radio Problems Scrub LightSail's Day-in-the-Life Test Rocketcam icon
Another update on LightSail testing progress ...
2014 Jul 02 NASA
RocketCam Video of OCO-2 Spacecraft Separation from Delta 2 Rocket Rocketcam icon
This was launch #121 for RocketCam -- and #104 onboard a rocket