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Friday, July 6, 2012

MINOTAUR I ROCKET REMOVES TACSAT3 FROM EARTH




FROM:  U.S. AIR FORCE
Minotaur I Rocket - TACSAT3
This Air Force Minotaur I rocket launched the Air Force Research Laboratory’s TacSat-3 satellite, NASA’s PharmaSat microsatellite and NASA’s CubeSat Technology Demonstration into a low earth orbit May 19.

Tactical Satellite-3
Integration of the modular bus components on Tactical Satellite-3 is photographed at the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Space Vehicles Directorate, located at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M. (Air Force photo)
TAC3 SATELLITE