Monday, January 3, 2022


Happy New Year Space Placers!

8K Video by Sean Doran

Enhanced JWST Launch Separation & Solar Deploy Rescaled, graded, repaired & retimed from footage provided by

@ESA @Arianespace @RealtraSpace

JWST is knocking down a lot, 70% to be exact, of those pesky single points of failure that must be accomplished for deployment. The sunshield has been deployed (!) and is in the process of tensioning the 5 sunshield layers.  JWST is 61% of the way to L2.

More on JWST can be seen here.

Sky Guy in Snow Covered VA

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