Space Systems/Loral Adapting GEO Bird To Asteroid Belt

Credit: Psyche mission: Peter Rubin/ASU/JPL/SSL
NASA’s planned Psyche mission to study a unique metallic main-belt asteroid will use spacecraft technology developed by Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) for geostationary communications satellites, including solar electric propulsion (SEP) thrusters that will allow the Discovery-class probe to orbit the...

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