Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Overview : the Instrument Suite and Mission

  title={Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Overview : the Instrument Suite and Mission},
  author={George. Chin and Arno Bartels and S. Brylow and Mike Foote and Jim Garvin and Jan Ka{\vs}par and Jonas Keller and Igor G. Mitrofanov and Kevin D. Raney and M. Robin-son and Donnette Smith and Heather Spence and Paul D Spudis and S. Alan Stern and M Zuber},
NASA’s Lunar Precursor Robotic Program (LPRP), formulated in response to the President’s Vision for Space Exploration, will execute a series of robotic missions that will pave the way for eventual permanent human presence on the Moon. The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) is first in this series of LPRP missions, and plans to launch in October of 2008 for at least one year of operation. LRO will employ six individual instruments to G. Chin ( ) · J. Garvin · J. Keller · D. Smith Goddard Space… CONTINUE READING
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