LCROSS Anomaly Causes "Substantial" Fuel Loss - Universe Today
[/caption] The operations team for the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS) mission has discovered the spacecraft experienced an anomaly, causing it to use up a substantial amount of its fuel. According to spacecraft data, the LCROSS Internal Reference Unit (IRU) experienced a fault. The IRU is a sensor used by the spacecraft’s attitude … Continue reading "LCROSS Anomaly Causes “Substantial” Fuel Loss"