Cubesats Are Making Inroads Into NASA Science Missions

Credit: W. Hrybyk/NASA
For 30 years, intrepid groups of engineers, entrepreneurs, students and space enthusiasts have been trekking to Logan, Utah, for an annual gathering to discuss emerging technologies, opportunities and challenges in the small satellite industry. Lately, scientists have joined their ranks, bolstered...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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