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3 – 2 – 1 – Lift-Off

REXUS 15 just had a successful flight.
Our data received on the ground station indicates that everything worked as expected. We were also able to extract all flight data from our SD card. Now it’s time to get a powerful computer and plot some graphics!

You should watch this video in HD and loud sound.

The FOVS experiment

FOVS (Fiber Optic Vibration Sensing) is a experiment in the Rexus sounding rocket program of the German Aerospace Center. Students of Technische Universität München are invited to contribute to an experiment targeted at the application of fiber-optic sensors in launch vehicles. This blog is intended to present and document the develoment progress of the experiment. Read more about the experiment objective.