Australian Space Transporter To Host LEO Inspection Camera

The Optimus-1 space transporter will carry a satellite inspection camera and deploy a bushfire detection satellite.
Credit: Space Machines
Satellite inspection service provider HEO Robotics has partnered with Australian in-space transportation startup Space Machines (SMC) to launch an on-orbit inspection camera in 2022. To be hosted on SMC’s Optimus-1 space transporter, the Potoroo camera is designed to gather enhanced situational...
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