Today we went through the Safety regulations of the Rocket Base and we assembled the FFUs for “Full Mission Test”. In this test we will check the our probes (FFUs) will start collecting sensor data and GPS raw data after ejection and that they will deploy the parachute and send position coordinates for recovery.
This is the last test we will do on our experiment before the assembly of the rocket.
The MUSCAT Team arrived this morning in ESRANGE for the launch campaign! Here is quite cold, around 2-4°C, and it snowed a bit.
The Team started the preparation of the workspace so we are ready for the tomorrow activities.
Alarms set to 0700 tomorrow ready for the first meeting about Safety and Regulations at 0815.
We will keep you updated about our campaign and in the next days we will start a live streaming of our activities here at the rocket base!
In these days experts from DLR and SSC are performing the Spinning Test on both REXUS 13 and 14.
We visited them in Kista and these are some pictures we took.