CIRBE has been packed up and started its delivery journey on 21 February 2023. Three engineers, Jared (EE), Spencer (ME), and Evan (SE), are driving
The final vibe test was done on May 27th, 2022 at Element in Longmont, Colorado, The assembled spacecraft was inserted into a test deployer (provided
Fully integrated CIRBE has gone through thermal vacuum and thermal balance tests. Based on thermal modeling, additional radiator patches have been placed on the bus (visible from
CIRBE’s XB1 was successfully delivered and bench-tested on September 1st, 2021. The BCT delivery team (SE, ME, and Test Engineer) and the CIRBE LASP team worked
The engineering model of REPTile-2 has passed its thermal tests, both in stand alone payload and integrated with the spacecraft bus Engineering Development Unit (EDU).