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OSIRIS-REX mission to 1999 RQ36 (Bennu), New Frontiers Mission to Launch in 2016
stevesliva
post Aug 9 2010, 08:56 PM
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Saw this news article today:
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/20...th-osiris-rq36/

And didn't see a thread on this mission. There was a passing reference or two to it, and a mention here:
http://www.unmannedspaceflight.com/index.p...310#entry161310

Of this:
http://futureplanets.blogspot.com/search/l...roid%20Proposal

Which I guess I missed on vjkane's blog.
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- stevesliva   OSIRIS-REX mission to 1999 RQ36 (Bennu)   Aug 9 2010, 08:56 PM
- - toddbronco2   Well, we'll be hearing a lot more about this m...   May 25 2011, 08:20 PM
- - centsworth_II   Even though it was awe inspiring, I hope there is ...   May 25 2011, 08:35 PM
- - climber   A new mission is announced the very same day Spiri...   May 25 2011, 09:14 PM
- - Drkskywxlt   It was kind of...suggestive...that this was going ...   May 26 2011, 12:02 AM
- - Explorer1   The asteroid will be a getting a new name eventual...   May 26 2011, 03:15 AM
|- - tedstryk   I think the planetary society will be involved. E...   May 26 2011, 03:32 AM
|- - elakdawalla   QUOTE (tedstryk @ May 25 2011, 07:32 PM) ...   May 26 2011, 06:38 PM
- - ElkGroveDan   I vote to name it "Spirit".   May 26 2011, 04:24 AM
|- - Hungry4info   QUOTE (ElkGroveDan @ May 25 2011, 10:24 P...   May 26 2011, 06:27 PM
|- - ElkGroveDan   QUOTE (Hungry4info @ May 26 2011, 10:27 A...   May 26 2011, 07:28 PM
|- - centsworth_II   QUOTE (ElkGroveDan @ May 26 2011, 02:28 P...   May 26 2011, 07:50 PM
- - Greg Hullender   What's the propulsion system? Solar-Electric I...   May 26 2011, 12:13 PM
- - djellison   Look at the animation. It quite clearly has conven...   May 26 2011, 01:33 PM
- - centsworth_II   http://uanews.org/files/osiris-rex/OSIRIS-REx_Fact...   May 26 2011, 02:45 PM
- - Explorer1   Or maybe Murray?   May 26 2011, 09:37 PM
- - Paolo   the OSIRIS-REx mission now has a good, informative...   Mar 15 2012, 09:09 AM
- - Holder of the Two Leashes   The Atlas 5 rocket, in a very unusual single strap...   Aug 7 2013, 06:36 PM
- - Explorer1   Now's the chance to send you name to Bennu and...   Jan 15 2014, 07:24 PM
|- - centsworth_II   QUOTE (Explorer1 @ Jan 15 2014, 02:24 PM)...   Jan 15 2014, 07:54 PM
- - mcaplinger   http://www.msss.com/news/index.php?id=118 QUOTE M...   May 8 2014, 06:08 PM
|- - tedstryk   QUOTE (mcaplinger @ May 8 2014, 06:08 PM)...   May 11 2014, 12:22 AM
- - djellison   Those are going to be some beautiful images - cong...   May 8 2014, 10:25 PM
- - mcaplinger   Since we're just contractors on this mission I...   Jun 6 2014, 02:57 AM
- - punkboi   NASA Invites Public to Submit Messages for Asteroi...   Sep 2 2014, 05:44 PM
- - mcaplinger   This is an informative page about OREx operations....   Mar 30 2015, 04:43 AM
- - Explorer1   Great link; thanks. Imaging at a rate of one fram...   Mar 30 2015, 05:53 AM
- - mcaplinger   Didn't warrant a mention at http://www.planeta...   Sep 10 2015, 06:26 AM
- - BYEMAN   First stage issues on recent Atlas V ISS resupply ...   Mar 29 2016, 09:58 PM
|- - mcaplinger   There are three Atlas V launches on the manifest b...   Mar 30 2016, 10:13 PM
|- - BYEMAN   QUOTE (mcaplinger @ Mar 30 2016, 05:13 PM...   Mar 31 2016, 07:37 PM
|- - mcaplinger   QUOTE (BYEMAN @ Mar 31 2016, 11:37 AM) No...   Mar 31 2016, 08:02 PM
- - Holder of the Two Leashes   Here is a story just out for the Atlas problem: Sp...   Mar 31 2016, 10:34 PM
|- - stevesliva   QUOTE (Holder of the Two Leashes @ Mar 31 201...   Apr 1 2016, 04:58 AM
|- - bobik   QUOTE (Holder of the Two Leashes @ Mar 31 201...   Apr 2 2016, 12:59 PM
- - Holder of the Two Leashes   LOL - I see what you mean.   Apr 1 2016, 02:08 PM
- - BYEMAN   Next Atlas launch went indefinite.   Apr 10 2016, 02:55 PM
- - BYEMAN   Looks like SBIRS GEO-3 will be leap frogging over ...   Apr 13 2016, 03:04 PM
- - mcaplinger   MSSS TAGCAMS Camera System Performs Well in Therma...   Apr 19 2016, 03:47 AM
- - Holder of the Two Leashes   Todays Atlas V launch went perfect. Had more soli...   Jun 24 2016, 10:16 PM
- - Holder of the Two Leashes   The launch of OSIRIS-REX went perfectly. The spac...   Sep 9 2016, 12:07 AM
|- - ChrisC   Kind of surprised that this thread is so quiet. A...   Sep 12 2016, 03:41 AM
- - stevesliva   Wow. Thanks for sharing that! I'm not cl...   Sep 12 2016, 02:35 PM
|- - mcaplinger   QUOTE (stevesliva @ Sep 12 2016, 06:35 AM...   Sep 12 2016, 02:51 PM
- - Explorer1   First light images: http://www.nasa.gov/feature/go...   Sep 26 2016, 11:26 PM
- - mcaplinger   http://www.asteroidmission.org/wp-content/...tembe...   Sep 28 2016, 02:25 AM
- - Explorer1   Pretty! Images from a spacecraft showing both...   Sep 28 2016, 05:15 AM
|- - Explorer1   https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2016/n...-rar...   Dec 12 2016, 11:43 PM
- - B Bernatchez   First DSM complete. http://www.asteroidmission.org...   Dec 29 2016, 03:45 AM
- - PhilipTerryGraham   One more hurdle cleared in the journey #ToBennuAnd...   Dec 30 2016, 12:11 PM
- - Holder of the Two Leashes   Here is an article about the upcoming search for e...   Feb 2 2017, 02:31 PM
- - PhilipTerryGraham   MapCam view of the Jupiter system from the Earth T...   Feb 15 2017, 06:38 AM
- - Explorer1   You can see the belts in this one! Another rem...   Feb 15 2017, 09:50 PM
- - Holder of the Two Leashes   The search for Earth Trojan asteroids came up empt...   Mar 24 2017, 03:04 PM
- - Explorer1   Spacecraft spotted! http://www.asteroidmission...   Sep 10 2017, 08:06 PM
|- - mcaplinger   QUOTE (Explorer1 @ Sep 10 2017, 12:06 PM)...   Sep 10 2017, 09:41 PM
- - Explorer1   Closest approach has passed, and according to DSN,...   Sep 22 2017, 05:53 PM
- - SpaceListener   Vídeo fron NASA Science Casts : Riding the slingsh...   Sep 22 2017, 06:22 PM
- - Explorer1   First Earth image released! https://www.nasa.g...   Sep 26 2017, 06:16 PM
- - Hungry4info   I have to admit a bit of surprise at the quality. ...   Sep 27 2017, 04:39 AM
|- - mcaplinger   QUOTE (Hungry4info @ Sep 26 2017, 08:39 P...   Sep 27 2017, 06:54 AM
|- - ugordan   QUOTE (mcaplinger @ Sep 27 2017, 08:54 AM...   Sep 27 2017, 10:39 AM
- - volcanopele   I thought they were truncated lines due to underco...   Sep 27 2017, 01:53 PM
- - Hungry4info   I thought it might have been a reprojection as wel...   Sep 27 2017, 03:36 PM
- - fredk   I guess this is what Hungry's referring to - t...   Sep 27 2017, 04:31 PM
- - Paolo   more pics. including the Moon https://www.nasa.gov...   Sep 28 2017, 06:26 PM
- - Paolo   Earth anf Moon in color http://www.asteroidmission...   Oct 11 2017, 05:34 AM
|- - jasedm   QUOTE (Paolo @ Oct 11 2017, 05:34 AM) Ear...   Jan 30 2018, 10:12 PM
- - OrbitrapInSpace   August 17th 2018, Osiris Rex officially started t...   Aug 24 2018, 08:03 AM
- - belleraphon1   NASA Teleconference today at 2pm Eastern NASA to ...   Aug 24 2018, 02:18 PM
- - elakdawalla   Hi folks, just doing a little thread maintenance. ...   Oct 3 2018, 04:51 PM


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