Science and Exploration

The ESA IXV Recovery Ship

By Marc Boucher
Status Report
February 9, 2015
Filed under , ,
The ESA IXV Recovery Ship
The ESA IXV Recovery Ship.

Nos Aries, IXV’s recovery ship, is now in the Pacific Ocean getting ready for this week’s crucial ESA IXV mission. The ship and the team of mission engineers onboard will support IXV’s short flight to test new European reentry technologies.

SpaceRef co-founder, entrepreneur, writer, podcaster, nature lover and deep thinker.