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Mar 15

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 Jul 21 The Planetary Society
LightSail-2 Updates: Prox-1 Mission Changes, New Launch Date
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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 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!
2017 Aug 14 Wired
The Plan to Put a 3-D Printer With Robot Arms Into Orbit
Ecliptic provided Made In Space with a multi-camera RocketCam Digital Video System for monitoring Archinaut operations from inside the thermal-vacuum chamber at NASA Ames
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 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 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 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