Repairs In Works For Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer

Credit: Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer: NASA
HOUSTON—NASA is laying the groundwork for a series of spacewalks to repair the International Space Station’s aging Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS)—a task likely to rival the complexity of the spacewalks required to maintain and upgrade the Hubble Space Telescope. AMS is crucial in the scientific...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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