NASA Image of the Day: Prototype Capture System, Mock Asteroid Help Simulate Mission Sequence

Prototype Capture System, Mock Asteroid Help Simulate Mission Sequence A prototype of the Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM) robotic capture module system is tested with a mock asteroid boulder in its clutches at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. The robotic portion of ARM is targeted for launch in 2021. November 01, 2016 from NASA http://ift.tt/2evAi2z via IFTTT