Remove Ads
Asteroid probe mounted on Atlas booster originally assigned to astronaut flight

Asteroid probe mounted on Atlas booster originally assigned to astronaut flight

Source: Spaceflight Now
Date Published: 10/07/2021

Teams at Cape Canaveral transferred NASA’s Lucy asteroid explorer to a United Launch Alliance integration building Thursday and mounted the robotic science probe atop an Atlas 5 rocket for liftoff later this month, using a booster originally built to send astronauts into space.

Continue Reading >

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments