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An insight into NASA`s InSight lander to Mars

InSight, built by Lockheed Martin Space Systems, is managed by Jet Propulsion Laboratory of NASA. The InSight mission was originally selected in 2012 with a budget of $675 million. Their first target launch was actually in May 2016, but it got postponed due to a vacuum leak in one of their primary instruments called SEIS…
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OSIRIS-REx after first deep space maneuver

NASA officially confirms that OSIRIS-REx space probe performed successfully first deep space maneuver (DSM-1). First Deep Space Maneuver (DSM-1) was performed on Dec. 28, 2016. ┬áIt was necessary to set up the probe on the correct course to perform an Earth gravity assist in September this year. Assist will begin lasting two years flight to…
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