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Electron | As The Crow Flies
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Oct. 14, 2019, 11 p.m.
Encapsulated in Electron’s fairing will be a single spacecraft for Astro Digital, a California-based satellite manufacturer and operator. The Landmapper-BC satellite features a broad coverage multispectral imaging system with a resolution of 22 meters per pixel. The mission is named ‘As The Crow Flies’ in a nod to Astro Digital’s Corvus Platform, which provides flexible and cost-effective solutions across a wide range of applications and mission profiles on bus variants ranging from 6U and 16U CubeSats to ESPA Class. Corvus is also a widely-distributed genus of birds which includes crows.subject View Launch
October 16, 2019New York, NY, United States
Commercial spaceflight company Virgin Galactic will be announcing a new milestone in their effort to fly private customers on sub-orbital spaceflight.
October 21, 2019International Space Station
Expedition 61 astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir will install new batteries on the P6 truss. Spacewalk begins at 11:50 a.m. UTC and is slated to last 6 ½ hours. This spacewalk will be the first all-female spacewalk!
October 25, 2019International Space Station
Expedition 61 astronauts Jessica Meir and Luca Parmitano will install new batteries on the P6 truss. Spacewalk begins at 11:50 a.m. UTC and is slated to last 6 ½ hours.
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