Related Sites

RHESSI Pre-Launch Home Page - hardware, ground-system, and pre-launch information (note: this is a streamlined version of the SSL RHESSI Pre-Launch Site hosted at UCB)

Max Millennium - Program for coordinating solar flare research

Northrop Grumman (formerly Orbital Sciences) - they built the Pegasus launch vehicle

  • RHESSI Launched February 5, 2002 by a Pegasus XL rocket which was released from a L-1011 aircraft flying out of the Cape Canaveral AFS
  • Pegasus Rocket

General Dynamics  (formerly Spectrum Astro) - they built the spacecraft

RHESSI Press Kit - released in January 2002 prior to launch


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