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LightSail 2 rolls between buildings

LightSail 2 rolls between buildings

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LightSail 2 rolls between buildings
Because LightSail 2's 32-square-meter solar sails are too large to fit inside a clean room, the spacecraft must be transported inside an electrostatic bag to a large high bay for sail deployment testing.

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