LightSail has deployed

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The Planetary Society's LightSail spacecraft successfully deployed its solar sail. The link includes instructions on how to view the spacecraft using the N2YO service. The deployment comes after the mission struggled with a software glitched caused a communications loss and battery problems. Also see the Planetary Society's press release.

Congratulations, LightSail team!

--Ben (talk) 17:47, 7 June 2015 (EDT)