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imported_ROB
2003-Oct-07, 08:10 AM
Hi can any one help.? :o

how does an ion drive work?
is it spitting out ion particles to produce thrust?
and is it safer than the combustion engines?


ta rob

imported_Draco
2003-Oct-07, 10:06 AM
fraser gave me this in my thread
http://www.universetoday.com/am/publish/io...spacecraft.html (http://www.universetoday.com/am/publish/ion_drive_powered_spacecraft.html) :)