Schedule


This schedule provides the dates for all deliverables and important deadlines for the 2018 RockSat-X program. This schedule is subject to change. Launch date is still being determined. Questions can be directed to Allison Howard at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

RockSat-X 2017/2018 Schedule

General Flow of Events

September

Intent to Fly Forms Due

September

Initial Down Selections Made/Welcome Letters Sent

October

Conceptual Design Review (CoDR) Teleconferences

October

Earnest Deposit of $2,000 DUE

October -November

Preliminary Design Review (PDR) Teleconferences

November -December

Critical Design Review (CDR) Teleconferences

January

Final Down Select—Flights Awarded

Feburary

First Installment Due

Feburary

Subsystem Testing Review (STR) Teleconferences

March

Experiment Decks and Connectors Sent to Customers

March

Integrated Subsystem Testing Review (ISTR) Teleconferences

April

Final Installment Due

April-May

Full Mission Simulation Review (FMSR) Teleconferences

May

Weekly Teleconferences Begin

June

Integration Readiness Review (IRR) Teleconferences

June

GSE Checkouts At Refuge, Testing and Environmental with Wallops Flight Facility

July

Weekly Teleconferences Resume

July

Launch Readiness Review Telecons with Wallops

August

GSE Checkouts at Refuge Inn, Final integration and testing, Launch!

 

Contingency Launch

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