- Press Release
- Feb 8, 2023
Canadian Northern Lights Mission Launch Delay
Poker Flat, Alaska, – The Canadian Space Agency is set to launch a
Canadian-built rocket into space on a scientific mission to study the Northern Lights.
The launch window for the GEODESIC (Geoelectrodynamics and Electro-Optical Detection of
Electron and Suprathermal Ion Currents) mission, which also includes instruments funded by NASA,
is scheduled for February 3 to 14. An exact launch date cannot be set because the mission requires
specific weather conditions.
A post-launch press release will be sent out to members of the media. The rocket will be launched
from a NASA facility in Poker Flat, Alaska.
Date: Between February 3 to 14, 2000
Location: Poker Flat, Alaska, United States
For more information :
Canadian Space Agency
Telephone: (450) 926-4370
Cell : (5l4) 945-4522