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The eight microsatellites that make up the CYGNSS constellation are shown on the deployment module being readied for vibration tests. Vibration testing simulates the environmental conditions the systems will undergo during captive carry on the Orbital-ATK
The eight microsatellites that make up the CYGNSS constellation are shown on the deployment module being readied for vibration tests. Vibration testing simulates the environmental conditions the systems will undergo during captive carry on the Orbital-ATK “Stargazer” L-1011 carrier aircraft and subsequent launch on the Pegasus rocket.