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January 4, 2022

IXPE Team

Last activities foreseen for the Instrument Engineering Commissioning have been completed.

The instrument is totally powered up and configured.

Commissioning activities on the Instrument will continue until January 9, 2022.

CAS A observation will begin on 10 January, 2022.

December 15, 2021

Boom Deployment orbit 98 has been completed. Everything is nominal.

First calibration source starting 18 December; first celestial source 10 day later.

First source of observing plan CasA first week of January.

NASA-blog-linkAstronomy Picture of the Day

December 21, 2021

Launch of the IXPE Observatory. Credit & Copyright: Jordan Sirokie

December 9, 2021

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November 29, 2021

IXPE a un passo dal lancio


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