Spacecraft Design Pictures
The new horizons spacecraft launched on january 19 2006 beginning its odyssey to pluto and the kuiper belt.
Spacecraft design pictures. The asteroid orbiting osiris rex spacecraft has released some of its most detailed images yet of its target the asteroid bennu. Also worth reading are ricks. New horizons now continues on its unparalleled. From early theories on how to break earths gravitational pull humankind has traveled into earth orbit to the moon and evenvia robotic proxiesto the outer.
Nasas real time science encyclopedia of deep space exploration. Huygens was an atmospheric entry probe that landed successfully on saturns moon titan in 2005. For some good general notes on designing spacecraft in general read rick robinsons rocketpunk manifesto essay on spaceship design 101. Internet links for aircraft and spacecraft designers including companies universities government agencies military professional.
A chinese spacecraft has sent the first ever close up pictures back to earth from the far side of the moon after also becoming the first probe to make a successful. Cool websites for hot designers. Built and operated by the european space agency esa it was part of.