Purpose: The primary purpose of this mission was to test the loading methods for lithium canisters to be flown on the upcoming Kudeki (Kwajalein, April 2013) and Pfaff (Wallops, June 2013) missions, and verify their functionality under sounding rocket launch and space flight conditions.
Rocket Type: Two-stage Terrier MK70 Improved-Orion
Location: Wallops Range
Date of Launch: January 29, 2013
Time: 17:50 EST
Experiment results: Thermistor data looked nominal. Good report from airborne optical platform of recorded video and lithium clouds also visible by ground observation.