NASA is looking for ideas on how to fold its asteroid-redirect robotic work into a free-flying satellite that could capture and refuel a target satellite in low Earth orbit. NASA on May 18 issued a request for information (RFI) on a single spacecraft that could be used for the planned Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM) and a notional robotic-servicing mission. That mission, designated “Restore-L,” would use two 7-deg.-of-freedom robotic arms, rendezvous and proximity-operations ...


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