Airbus has been selected by the European Space Agency to bring back samples from Mars in a mission to the Red Planet.

Airbus has been contracted to design and build the Earth Return Orbiter (ERO), which will carry out the Mars Sample Return (MSR) campaign. The venture is jointly carried out between ESA and NASA, the ESAs counterpart in the US. The announcement was made by the company via a press release on Wednesday.

The return of samples is slated to start by the end of the decade and to last over a five-year period.

Before returning from the Red Planet, the Martian samples will be stored in sample tubes, then will be collected by the SFR for transport back to their new home on Earth.

They have also been chosen by the ESA for the study phase of a landing gear module, or the European Large Logistic Lander, or EL3, which will have the capacity to transport 1.7 tons of cargo to the moon.

Bringing samples back to Earth from Mars will be an extraordinary feat, taking interplanetary science to a new level and Airbus is excited to take on this new challenge as part of this joint international mission,” said Jean-Marc Nasr, the head of Airbus Space Systems.

The European Space Agency is an intergovernmental body, composed of 22 member states, with the sole goal of space exploration. The ESA is headquartered in Paris.

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive.

This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten,
redistributed or derived from. Unless otherwise stated, all content is
copyrighted © 2020 The Express Tribune.

Source: https://tribune.com.pk/story/2268463/airbus-contracted-to-bring-back-samples-from-mars

European Space Agency, Mars sample-return mission, NASA, Earth, Airbus

World news – GB – Airbus contracted to bring back samples from Mars | The Express Tribune

Building on its expertise in the areas of digital, technologies and processes , CSS Engineering you in your most ambitious transformation projects and helps you bring out new ideas, new offers, new modes of collaboration, new ways of producing and selling.

CSS Engineering is involved in projects each customer as if it were his own. We believe a consulting company should be more than an advisor. We put ourselves in the place of our customers, to align we incentives to their goals, and collaborate to unlock the full potential their business. This establishes deep relationships and enjoyable.

Our services:

  1. Create professional websites
  2. Hosting high performance and unlimited
  3. Sale and video surveillance cameras installation
  4. Sale and Installation of security system and alarm
  5. E-Marketing

All our achievements here https://www.css-engineering.com/en/works/

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here