Nominal Sequence of Events
36.181 US
The
Event


Terrier Burnout
Black Brant Ignition
S-19 Canard Decouple
Black Brant Burnout
Despin to 0.5 Hz
Payload Separation
SPARCS Enable
Cage S-19 Gyro, Open Shutter Door
Deploy Covers (Squibs A & B)
Fine Enable for De-mag Trigger
Nose Tip Eject
SPARCS Fine Mode
Amptek Enable
Disable Fine Enable
Apogee
Amtek Off
Shutter Door Close, Uncage S-19 Gyro
Spin-up Start
Ballistic Impact
Time
(sec)


6.2
12.0
18.0
44.4
58.0
62.0
63.0
65.0
70.0
75.0
77.0
85.0
90.0
95.0
287.9
486.0
507.0
513.0
553.6
Altitude
(km)


3.1
6.2
9.6
46.5
75.9
84.2
86.2
90.3
100.3
110.1
114.0
129.0
138.0
146.9
313.8
137.8
98.1
85.9
1.2
Range
(km)


0.1
0.3
0.5
3.0
5.1
5.7
5.9
6.2
6.9
7.7
8.0
9.3
10.0
10.8
39.5
69.0
72.2
73.1
78.9
Velocity
(mps)


596.6
470.6
667.3
2233.5
2100.9
2062.7
2053.2
2034.2
1986.8
1939.5
1920.7
1845.4
1798.7
1752.0
155.1
1800.0
1997.6
2054.5
1434.7

Launch '99 | Payload | Rocket Specs | Status | Data Collected | Problems Encountered
Space Sciences Center | Department of Physics and Astronomy