Riding on a Sounding Rocket
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.
Alternate still image from video
Original aft-facing on-board camera footage.
Original forward-facing on-board camera footage.
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
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Tuesday, July 5, 2011 at 4:00AM
Produced by - Robert Crippen