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George H. Diller
Kennedy Space Center, Fla.

Expendable Launch Vehicle Status Report
Mission: Dawn
Launch Pad: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla.
Launch Vehicle: Delta II 7925-H
Launch Date: NET June 30, 2007
Launch Time: 5:13:15 p.m. EDT

  • Comprehensive spacecraft system performance testing continues.

  • Instrument final alignment is under way.

  • A test of the spacecraft's primary communications antenna is scheduled for May 21.

  • The spacecraft solar arrays will be attached and deployed May 21 - 24.

  • No spacecraft issues or concerns have arisen during testing to date.

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