NASA Lunar Orbiter Ready For Environmental Tests

The Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (Ladee) is ready for environmental testing at NASA’s Ames Research Center, following installation of the last of its three instruments. Set for an August 2013 launch from Wallops Island, Va., on an Orbital Sciences Corp. Minotaur V rocket, Ladee is...

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