WEEKLY HIGHLIGHTS FOR WEEK ENDING 27 March 1998:
Quartz block #3, the Science Mission quartz block has been delivered to Stanford University for integration in the Science Instrument Assembly.
SPACE VEHICLE HIGHLIGHT
The Attitude Reference Platform (ARP) graphite/epoxy substrate was successfully proof load tested to 120% of the expected flight loading at Applied Aerospace Structures Corp. in Stockton California. The ARPs provide thermo-mechanically stable platforms for the attitude control star sensors and control gyroscopes.