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Jun 27 - 29

NewSpace 2017

San Francisco, CA – Organized by the Space Frontier Foundation
Aug 5 - 10

Small Satellite Conference

Logan, UT – Organized and hosted by Utah State University
Aug 17

ISS-deployed 6U CubeSat (launched on Falcon 9 / SpaceX CRS mission #12)

ASTERIA exoplanet-detection mission (approx. date)
Sep 12

Cygnus

Orbital ATK CRS mission #8 (OA-8, on Antares 230) (approx. date)

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Ecliptic Projects in the Media

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Date Headline
2017 Jan 13 The Planetary Society
Want to Build On Our LightSail Work? Here Are Some Resources to Get Started
Good info for anyone interested in learning more about the nuts and bolts of LightSail
2017 Mar 20 The Planetary Society
Signed, Sealed But Not Delivered: LightSail 2 Awaits Ship Date
The LightSail-2 integration and testing effort is nearly complete!
2017 Mar 22 The Planetary Society
Ready for Space: LightSail-2 Update
LightSail-2 Program Manager Bruce Betts interviews key members of the LightSail-2 team, including two from Ecliptic
2017 Mar 31 Pasadena Star-News
Planetary Society’s Solar-Propelled LightSail 2 Ready, Waiting for Launch on SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy
A local focus piece on LightSail 2 and Ecliptic's role on the project
2017 May 16 3ders.org
Made In Space Reveals More Info About Archinaut In-orbit Robotic 3D Printer
Ecliptic is supporting the Archinaut program as a supplier of an integral RocketCam video monitoring system
2017 Jun 02 The Planetary Society
LightSail-2 Partner Spacecraft Ships Safely to New Mexico Rocketcam icon
Soon LightSail 2 and Prox-1 will be integrated together, one step closer to launch
2017 Jun 12 Engineering.com
SpaceX Launches NASA's Roll Out Solar Array Rocketcam icon
Ecliptic-supplied avionics will control all aspects of the ROSA experiment
2017 Jun 19 Orlando Sentinel
International Space Station Tries Out New Kind of Solar Array Rocketcam icon
Ecliptic avionics controlled all aspects of the ROSA experiment: deployment, dynamic excitation, sensor data-taking and data-handling, onboard video
2017 Jun 20 Space.com
NASA Tests Flexible Roll-Out Solar Arrays on Space Station (Video)
More video views of the ROSA experiment on ISS