The experiment will be carried out with a VSB 30 rocket in February 2015.
Modification and installation of equipment in the Skylark launch tower have been done in a pre-campaign in September-October 2013.
The Cryofenix mission investigates the behavior of cryogenic liquids under microgravity condition.
SSC is acting as a subcontractor to Air Liquide Advanced Technologies.
ALAT is responsible for the development of the experiment module for cryogenic liquids.
SSC is responsible for the development of two new modules:
- The control module for the main experiment module.
- A thruster module which applies a controlled linear acceleration to the payload in flight
SSC is also delivering the launch service for the Cryofenix at Esrange Space Center.
|Launch site||Esrange Space Center|
|Launch date||Launched on February 22, 2015|
Michael Lundin, Project Manager (SSC) firstname.lastname@example.org
Mattias Abrahamsson, Project manager for the preparatory work of the ground support facilities at ESC (SSC) email@example.com