Parker Solar Probe scheduled to lift off Aug. 11 from Cape Canaveral

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018
by Department of Astrophysical Sciences

At about 4am on Aug 11, the Parker Solar Probe is scheduled to lift off from Cape Canaveral carrying ISʘIS, an investigative instrument suite led by Princeton’s David McComas to measure energetic particles from the sun’s corona and the solar wind. 

See Princeton University article for more information:
https://www.princeton.edu/news/2018/08/06/princeton-space-princeton-led-instrument-prepares-kiss-sun