We'll only get a call if something looks "funny." The cooler system gets turned on around day 77, which is mid-March.Now that it’s launched, what’s your involvement with the project going to be? Like, is there any remote maintenance or anything like that that could be necessary?
I was doing a little reading on the telescope yesterday and discovered that the extremely low temp is what actually allows it to be able to detect the light/radiation at such a distance, how rad that you were a part of that.We'll only get a call if something looks "funny." The cooler system gets turned on around day 77, which is mid-March.
6 days!!! That's nuts! Crazy tech we design and build!Next major milestone is deploying the sunshade. It starts tomorrow and takes 6 days. Here's a good timeline & status page.
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