NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) have agreed to jointly pursue a new outer planets mission that would send separate U.S. and European spacecraft to visit the four largest moons of Jupiter circa 2026. Meanwhile, the agencies also will work together on a less mature mission concept for visiting Saturn’s moons Titan and Enceladus, which would include a NASA orbiter and an ESA lander and research balloon that would descend to Titan’s cloud-shrouded surface. The two spacecraft of ...
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