[amsat-bb] Re: Propulsion video
sv1bsx at yahoo.gr
Thu Mar 12 16:00:29 PDT 2009
.....nice this ion-engine David. I would like to imagine a future HEO for
a propulsion like that and a... nuclear-battery with 30 years life-time.
No batteries, no arcjet - like P3-phase... they were always the source of
73, Mak SV1BSX
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Sent: Friday, March 13, 2009 12:15 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Propulsion video
> For anyone interested in space propusion, there's a short introductory
> on 'Euronews'
> 8 minutes in length, I thought the business end of the ion engine used for
> the 350kg moon orbiter Smart1 was quite neat. - Can be held in one hand!
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