LISA Pathfinder prepped for Vega launch in December

Kourou, French Guiana (ESA) Oct 16, 2015

The LISA Pathfinder demonstrator for space-based observations of gravitational waves is undergoing checkout at the Spaceport, preparing it for a December 2 launch on Arianespace’s sixth flight of the Vega light-lift launcher from French Guiana.

This activity is being performed in the S5C hall of the Spaceport’s S5 payload processing facility, with the work being led by teams from LISA Path —> Read More