NASA’s Lucy mission one step closer to exploring the Trojan Asteroids (Image Credit: SNN)
Greenbelt MD (SPX) Aug 31, 2020
NASA’s first mission to explore the Trojan asteroids is one step closer to launch. The Discovery Program’s Lucy mission passed a critical milestone and is officially authorized to transition to its next phase.
This major decision was made after a series of independent reviews of the status of the spacecraft, instruments, schedule and budget. The milestone, known as Key Decision Point-D (KD