Rocket Lab’s Lunar Photon Spacecraft Successfully Completes Third Orbit Raising Maneuver for NASA’s CAPSTONE Moon Mission

Rocket Lab’s Lunar Photon Spacecraft Successfully Completes Third Orbit Raising Maneuver for NASA’s CAPSTONE Moon Mission

Rocket Lab USA’s Lunar Photon spacecraft has successfully completed the third of seven planned orbit raising maneuvers, bringing the CAPSTONE spacecraft closer to the Moon. Owned and operated by Advanced Space on behalf of NASA, the Cislunar Autonomous Positioning System Technology Operations and Navigation Experiment (CAPSTONE) CubeSat will be the first spacecraft to test the […]