LISA Pathfinder Ends In-Orbit Testing, Begins Science Phase

Credit: LISA Pathfinder: DLR German Aerospace Center
PARIS – Europe’s LISA Pathfinder gravitational-wave technology demonstrator was handed over to the European Space Agency (ESA) March 7 after undergoing a series of in-orbit tests led by industrial prime contractor Airbus Defense and Space. The €430 million ($455 million) LISA Pathfinder mission now...

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