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Antarctica FY09 Campaign11.10.2008

3 Missions Planned for Launch

CREAM (Cosmic Ray Energetics And Mass)- Dr. E. Seo, UMD, P.I.
ANITA (Antarctica Impulsive Transient Antenna)- Dr. P. Gorham, Univ of Hawaii, P.I.
Super-Pressure (SP) Test Flight- D. Pierce, WFF, P.M. 

CREAM and WFF Support Team begin on-site preflight preparations November 12. Both science payloads have a projected launch ready date of December 1.

Anticipate launch window opening December 5, pending establishment of polar stratospheric anticyclone.

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