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Image: NPP Solar Panels On a slick floor made of polymer roofing material, S-NPP's solar panels glide on a cushion of air to test the mechanisms that unfold and lock the solar array into place. Image credit: Ball Aerospace

Image: S-NPP solar array

Ball Aerospace technicians perform a pop-and-catch partial deploy of S-NPP's solar array during this week's successful pre-environmental review in advance of flight environmental testing. This is one of the final satellite activities being done prior to the Vibration testing, the first phase of environmental test. Image credit: Ball Aerospace

Image: S-NPP undergoing electromagnetic interference testing

Electro Magnetic Interference testing of the S-NPP Satellite at the Ball Aerospace facility. Image credit: Ball Aerospace
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