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Electron | As The Crow Flies

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Oct. 14, 2019, 11 p.m.


Earth Science

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.

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US EVA-58

International Space Station

Expedition 61 astronauts Andrew Morgan 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.

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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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