Day 5: See you later!

The rocket was assembled in its final configuration, including the service module, recovery module and motor adapter. Then the rocket was erected and the final system test was performed. Thereby the ground station was set up in the science center, while the rocket remained in the launching area. The two locations are approximately one kilometer apart. After this this was successful, the payload was mated with the rocket. We have passed the point of no return: Next time we see our module is during the test countdown, scheduled for day 7 (Monday).

System check