Four mission assembly progress reports: ExoMars TGO, InSight, OSIRIS-REx, and BepiColombo | The Planetary Society
Four mission assembly progress reports: ExoMars TGO, InSight, OSIRIS-REx, and BepiColombo | The Planetary Society.
As recent press articles have discussed, the OSIRIS-REx team has been busy performing a special study related to our launch mass and propellant load. The objective of this study is to look at ways to increase the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft delta-V capability as much as possible without impacting the current spacecraft or launch vehicle designs. Delta-V […]
The assembly of the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft continues to make excellent progress. Most notably, this month Lockheed Martin installed the main propellant tank on the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft at their Space Systems Company facility near Denver, Colorado. In addition to the large tank, many of the primary propulsion components are in house and undergoing extensive testing and […]