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)


Ecliptic Completes I&T for LightSail A; Ready for Launch!

2015 Jan 26

The Planetary Society's LightSail-A spacecraft is ready for launch! Launch onboard an Altas 5 rocket is scheduled for May this year.

Ecliptic is the system contractor for the LightSail program (LightSail-A and -B spacecraft), responsible for leading the spacecraft integration and testing effort in preparation for launch. This is Ecliptic's first CubeSat project.

Read more about the LightSail program and LightSail-A status here.

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