NASA Deep-Space Mission Challenges: Antennas to MIPS

 

The New Horizons spacecraft and its voyage to Pluto is an excellent example of the challenges to electronic systems on a long journey in space. Here we look at the system designs and functionality as well as some of the difficulties an engineer would face in designing such systems.

 

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Using the New Horizons spacecraft and its voyage to Pluto as an example, this article outlines some of the challenges to electronic systems on a long journey in space.


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