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OSIRIS-Rex
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Asteroid sample return spacecraft. The probe was rendezvous with asteroid (101955) Bennu in August 2018 and return a sample of it to Earth in 2023. Comet sample return satellite built by Lockheed Martin Space Systems, Denver for University of Arizona for NASA, USA. Launched 2016.

First Launch: 2016-09-08. Last Launch: 2016-09-08. Number: 1 . Gross mass: 1,528 kg (3,368 lb).

OSIRIS-REx had a mass of 834 kg, and carried 1230 kg of propellant and a 46 kg sample return capsule identical to the one used by the Stardust mission.


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Country: USA.

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