Astrobotic Selected by NASA to Fly Viper Rover to the Moon [Video]
SNN Editor’s comment: Of course it has a reptilian name.
NASA has awarded Astrobotic of Pittsburgh $199.5 million to deliver NASA’s Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover (VIPER) to the Moon’s South Pole in late 2023. The water-seeking mobile VIPER robot will help pave the way for astronaut missions to the lunar surface beginning in 2024 and will bring NASA a step closer to developing a sustainable, long-term presence on the Moon as part of the agency’s Artemis program. “The VIPER rover and the commercial partnership that will deliver it to […]scitechdaily.com
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