How We Will Retrieve Dead Satellites In The Future? Hint: It Likely Won't Be Using Astronauts - Universe Today
I’ll admit it: I’m too young to remember 1984. I wish I did, however, because it was a banner year for the Manned Maneuvering Unit. NASA astronaut Dale Gardner, for example, used this jet backpack to retrieve malfunctioning satellites, as you can see above. (FYI, Gardner died Wednesday (Feb. 19) of a brain aneurysm at … Continue reading "How We Will Retrieve Dead Satellites In The Future? Hint: It Likely Won’t Be Using Astronauts"
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