NASA successfully launched from the launch pad at Cape Canaveral unmanned sun probe Parker.
The national Board of the USA on Aeronautics and research of space administration (NASA) launched a probe to study the Sun. This is stated in the message on the website of NASA on Sunday, August 12.
It is reported that the launch of the automatic station Parker Solar Probe, whose mission is to study the Sun. Probe launched into outer space launch vehicle Delta IV, which was launched from the spaceport at Cape Canaveral in Florida.
On the eve of NASA postponed the launch of solar probe Parker. The transfer start to the day is explained by the lack of time before the closure of the start screen.
Recall, probe Parker should be close to a record close of 6.1 million kilometers to the Sun and the first of the previously created mankind apparatuses to enter into so-called solar corona. According to scientists, the shielding of the probe is heated to 1371,11°C.