CuPID/WASP in a Black Brant IX Sounding Rocket (image) NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Share Print E-Mail Caption The CuPID/WASP payload (front of rocket) was integrated into a Black Brant IX sounding rocket and launched in early Dec. 2015. The instrument returned valuable data needed by three different scientific disciplines. Credit Credits: NASA Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.