Light Sail-2 Uses Sunlight To Control A Small Satellite
Light Sail-2 (LS-2), a largely crowdfunded solar sail project that could one day help resupply human missions to Mars, received a boost from the success of a spacecraft propulsion demonstration. Within days of the July 23 deployment of its 32-m 2 (344-ft. 2 ) solar sail, the 11-lb. LS-2 small...
This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.
Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.
Already an AWIN subscriber? Login
Did you know? Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.