The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Successful sail deployment for IKAROS
Filed under IKAROS, pretty pictures, pics of spacecraft in space, solar sailing, spacecraft
The solar sail aboard the IKAROS spacecraft successfully deployed on June 10, 2010, and was captured by one of the spacecraft's onboard cameras (Cam 1).
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Original image data dated on or about June 10, 2010
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