The national Directorate of the USA on Aeronautics and space research has launched a system of small satellites CYGNSS
NASA has sent into space a cruise missile with satellites using aircraft Stargazer L-1011, which brings it to the desired height. The device was launched from Cape Canaveral. This is stated in the statement on the official website of the organization.
After getting the operator on Board fired a missile, its engine starts after five seconds of free fall. Data obtained launched eight satellites will be used to study hurricanes.
Previously, it was already two attempts to launch the rocket CYGNSS, but they were unsuccessful due to weather conditions and technical failures.
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