DARPA Embarks On Quest To Revive Nuclear Space Propulsion
April 27, 2021
A nebulously named “Deterrence Layer” is on the drawing board for the National Defense Space Architecture, and that could mean the return of a functioning U.S.-operated, nuclear-powered satellite in orbit by 2025 for the first time in 60 years. The need for the Deterrence Layer may depend on what...
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