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Release No.: 2018-15
For Release: Friday, August 3, 2018 - 1:00pm

Ready for Its Day in the Sun: The SWEAP Investigation

PSP in the clean room

PSP in the clean room, with a close-up view of the SPC in the inset. The location of the SPC on the probe, as it peers around the heat shield, is also shown.

Credit: PSP: NASA/John Hopkins APL/Ed Whitman; SPC: Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory/Tony Case