Assessment of Aocs In-orbit Performance for Mars Express and Rosetta

  • M. Lauer, Sabine Kielbassa, Ulrich Herfort
  • Published 2004
ESA's interplanetary spacecraft (S/C) Mars Express and Rosetta were launched in June 2003 and March 2004, respectively. Mars Express was injected into Mars orbit end of 2003 with routine operations starting in spring this year. Rosetta is since launch in cruise towards the first Earth swingby in 2005, with spacecraft and payload commissioning activities… CONTINUE READING