This page archives images and videos related to the LASP Rocket Program. All media are courtesy LASP.
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The following LASP sounding rocket launch videos were recorded from the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico.
June 23, 2012
The following video is of the NASA/LASP 36.286 launch on June 23, 2012, which provided the third underflight calibration of the Extreme Ultraviolet Variability Experiment (EVE) onboard the Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO). For a summary report of this flight, please visit woods_36286_flight_summary.pdf.
March 23, 2011
The following videos of NASA/LASP flight 36.275 were recorded on March 23, 2011. This sounding rocket flight provided the second underflight calibration of SDO/EVE.
May 3, 2010
The following video shows the launch of NASA/LASP flight 36.258 on May 3, 2010. The purpose of this sounding rocket flight was to perform the first underflight calibration of SDO/EVE.
April 14, 2008
The following video is of the NASA/LASP sounding rocket flight 36.240, which launched on April 14, 2008. This launch provided the fifth underflight calibration of the Solar EUV Experiment (SEE) onboard the Thermosphere, Ionosphere, Mesosphere Energetics and Dynamics (TIMED) mission. The LASP-built SEE instrument measures solar extreme ultraviolet radiation. For a summary report of this flight, please visit http://heliophysics.nasa.gov/SolarMinimum24/papers/Chamberlin2009.pdf.