The Delta-2 with on board four cubsats: FIREBIRD II-A & B, GRIFEX, ExoCube is finally launched from SLC-2W Vandenberg.
GRIFEX public ground station software can be downloaded at: mxl-ops.engin.umich.edu
MXL Blog with the latest updates can be found at: Michigan Exploration Laboratory, GRIFEX operation
GRIFEX, the GEO-CAPE ROIC In-Flight Performance Experiment, is a 3-Unit CubeSat that hosts an engineering experiment setting out to demonstrate an all-digital in-pixel high frame rate Read-Out Integrated Circuit developed at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Firebird-2 information: SSEL
EXOCube information: PolySat
New Delta-2 Cubsat ppod launch sequence.
Based on todays schedule and the fact the launch is delayed for 24 hours, then the below schedule should be the correct sequence for tomorrow 01/30/15 14:20:42 UTC. Latest news on the SMAP launch: Spaceflight101.
Below the Cubsat deploy and activation details for Exocube (CP10), Firebird-2 and Grifex.
|Exocube (CP10) deploy
|Firebird-2 Beacon start
|Grifex Beacon start
|Exocube (CP10) Beacon start