May 1


Orbital ATK CRS mission #9 (OA-9, on Antares 230) (approx. date)
Apr 30 - May 2

15th CubeSat Developers Workshop

San Luis Obispo, CA – Organized by Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Jun 15

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

LightSail-2 solar sailing demo (earliest date)
Jun 15

North American Eagle 800-mph supersonic car

World land speed record attempt (approx. date)


RocketCam Captures MSL's Sendoff to Mars

2011 Nov 26

Ecliptic's RocketCam system captured the launch and departure of NASA's Mars Science Laboratory mission (MSL, "Curiosity") today, onboard an Atlas 5 rocket supplied by United Launch Alliance.

The onboard RocketCam system provided aft- and forward-looking views of the Atlas 5's launch, ascent, Earth orbit insertion, Centaur upper stage separation from the Atlas 5 first stage, and spacecraft separation from the Centaur.  MSL was successfully sent off on a path to Mars.

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