Here it is… some of the first hardware for our LunarSail project. At the bottom is the flight computer, the Raspberry Pi Linux single-board computer. Notice its small size with comparison to the Samsung Galaxy SII cellphone next to it. We also have a prototype servo controller board, an integrating accelerometer. Those components will be(…)
CAPE CANAVERAL – Students and the public are invited to participate in an innovative experimental demonstration of solar sail technology sponsored by the non-profit Aerospace Research & Engineering Systems Institute, Inc. The LunarSail project will be a first of its kind mission to send a cubesat beyond low Earth orbit.
Here is something you can share with your friends and fellow supporters of private enterprise space exploration. This is our LunarSail Fact Sheet in PDF format. LunarSail Project Fact Sheet