James Webb Space Telescope Set to “Revolutionize Our Understanding of the Universe” in 2021 – SciTechDaily

 the NASA/ESA/CSA James Webb Space Telescope after a successful deployment test of its primary mirror into the same configuration it will have when in space.

The launch of the NASA/ESA/CSA James Webb Space Telescope (Webb) on an Ariane 5 rocket from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana is now planned for October 31, 2021.

NASA has announced the decision, based on a recently completed schedule risk assessment of the remaining integration and test activities before launch, accounting for impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic and technical challenges. Previously, Webb was targeted to launch in March 2021.

https://scitechdaily.com/james-webb-space-telescope-set-to-revolutionize-our-understanding-of-the-universe-in-2021/

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