Riding on a Sounding Rocket

  • Released Tuesday, July 5th, 2011
  • Updated Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 at 1:53PM
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On March 23, 2011, two on-board cameras followed a sounding rocket on its journey from Earth to space and back again. The rocket was launched to measure solar energy output and calibrate the EVE instrument on the Solar Dynamics Observatory.



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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center


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  • Sounding Rocket (ID: 2011072)
    Tuesday, July 5, 2011 at 4:00AM
    Produced by - Robert Crippen