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Planetary Society Regains Communication With LightSail Spacecraft

May 31, 2015

The organization launched the tiny satellite earlier this month, but then lost contact last week due to a software glitch.


The Planetary Society’s LightSail solar powered satellite, feared lost, has recontacted controllers on Earth and it appears that it will be able to deploy its sail and complete its mission.

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