January 2016: At the DLR in Oberpfaffenhofen (Germany) the bench test was conducted. All communication and electrical interphases have been thoroughly tested. Also the payload modules are assembled together for the first time. The last 10 minutes of the countdown and the timeline during the flight was executed several times in order to identify potential problems.

CEMIOS Delegation mit der Payload am Bench Test an der DLR in Oberpfaffenhofen.

CEMIOS delegation with the payload at the Bench Test at the DLR in Oberpfaffenhofen (Germany).


March 2016: The CEMIOS experiment was launched on the REXUS 20 rocket during the REXUS 19/20 launch campaign in Kiruna, Sweden.


Launch of REXUS 20.


July 2016: The final version of the Student Experiment Documentation (SED) is submitted and accepted.