NASA’s Osiris Rex Team ‘Go’ For Early Asteroid Sample Stow

Credit: NASA
NASA’s Osiris-Rex mission team has announced plans for an Oct. 27 early stow of the spacecraft’s Touch and Go Sample Acquisition Mechanism (TAGSAM) collection head into the probe’s Sample Return Capsule (SRC) to minimize the loss of material collected from the asteroid Bennu. The decision, announced...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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