Jul 15

North American Eagle 800-mph supersonic car

World land speed record attempt (approx. date)
Aug 4 - 5

32nd Small Satellite Conference

Logan, UT – Organized and hosted by Utah State University
Sep 12

Delta II [Final Delta II launch]

ICESat-2 (approx. date)
Oct 30

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

LightSail-2 solar sailing demo (earliest launch date)


OPALS Launched to ISS Aboard Dragon by Falcon 9

2014 Apr 18

The JPL-designed OPALS lasercomm experiment payload was launched toward the ISS today onboard a SpaceX Dragon cargo run — SpaceX's third mission to ISS as part of NASA's CRS program.

Ecliptic supplied the JPL team with the camera used by OPALS to detect the incoming beacon laser sent from the lasercomm ground terminal.

Read more about OPALS here.

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