View Full Version : Servicing Spacecraft Makes an Automated Fly Around

2007-Jun-25, 09:08 PM
Launching a spacecraft is a big investment. If anything goes wrong, you've got hundreds of millions of dollars of junk in space. And even if the spacecraft is working perfectly, but just runs out of fuel, its communications equipment can't be directed at the Earth properly. ...

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2007-Jul-01, 06:40 AM
I thought it was all automated.