TITLE

Building Blocks

AUTHOR(S)
Morring Jr., Frank
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/31/2014, Vol. 176 Issue 11, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a "broad agency announcement" (BAA) from the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for proposals of technology for the Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM). Topics include the intent to use ARM technology in further missions including to Mars, the BAA's request for sensors to guide vehicles to asteroids, and solar-electric propulsion (SEC) systems.
ACCESSION #
95318601

 

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