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San Luis Obispo, CA – Organized by Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
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3U CubeSat integrated with Prox 1 (launched on Falcon Heavy / STP-2 mission)

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DART Spacecraft Oct 26 Launch Scrubbed; Next Opportunities Are Oct 28 and Nov 4

2004 Oct 26

Todays planned launch of the first spacecraft with an Ecliptic RocketCamâ„¢ video system on board, DART, was scrubbed due to concerns over the local weather and technical issues with DART's Earth-orbiting target satellite, MUBLCOM. The launch was scheduled for 11:15 a.m. PDT today by a Pegasus XL winged rocket off the California coast near Vandenberg Air Force Base.

Real-time online coverage of the launch, rendezvous and proximity operations events by Justin Ray is available at Spaceflight Now.

Read more background on this mission and Ecliptic's role in it in yesterday's Ecliptic News piece.

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