NEA-Scout (Near Earth Asteroid Scout, NEA SCOUT)

Name NEA-Scout (Near Earth Asteroid Scout, NEA SCOUT)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 6U
Status not launched, expected in 2021
Organisation NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
Institution Space agency
Entity Government (Civil / Military)
Nation US
Oneliner Rendezvous with an asteroid using solar sail and gather detailed imagery.
Sources Link-1
Keywords Solar sail, Propulsion, Beyond Earth orbit

Last modified: 2019-10-14
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