WEEKLY HIGHLIGHTS FOR WEEK ENDING 24 SEPTEMBER 1999:
The payload magnetometers have successfully passed environmental test using NASA Ames test facilities. Currently the magnetometers are in functional test. The personnel involved in this work include Sei Chun, Ernie Iufer, Russ Leese, Jim Lockhart, and Dorrene Ross.
Photo: The NASA Ames headquarters building
SPACE VEHICLE HIGHLIGHT
All 17 Thruster Isolation Valves, 16 flight units and 1 spare, have successfully completed acceptance testing and are currently in flight stores awaiting installation on the Space Vehicle.
Photo: LMMS engineer John Kalinowski with one of the flight Thruster Isolation Valves in Gravity Probe B flight stores.