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Synonyms for cislunar

situated between the earth and the moon

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If we could conduct a yearlong crewed mission on this Deep Space Transport in cislunar space, we believe we will know enough that we could then send this thing, crewed, on a 1,000-day mission to the Mars system and back," said Gregory Williams, Deputy Associate Administrator for Policy and Plans, at NASA said at the Humans to Mars mission.
But NASA is also seriously considering a cislunar program.
In Stage Two, we'll turn cislunar space into an industrial park where we begin generating value from extraterrestrial resources.
This region is referred to as CisLunar Space and is considered by many planetary scientists to be the gateway to the rest of the solar system.
The project, if successful, would be the first ever human journey into cislunar space, and poses some significant technological challenges, such as protecting the craft from cosmic radiation and solar flares.
In the age when man has traversed cislunar landscapes, if senses are so sacralized as to treat them infallible, if perceptual prisons are not broken, if conceptual cages are not opened, if a flight on the wings of values is not undertaken, civilization will accelerate to ashes and dust.
The mission called for the probe to orbit the moon for over two months and then depart the cislunar region for a rendezvous with the asteroid Geographos.
The Tennis Sport Science" Web site by Cislunar Aerospace: wings.
The 84-pound space probe collected new data on the Van Allen radiation belts that would help others follow it into cislunar space.
The depot is not a replacement for the Deep Space Gateway, which is the crew-tended cislunar space station, proposed by NASA and Roscosmos, that will be deployed by 2020.
The feasibility is enabled by three key developments: the ability to discover and characterise an adequate number of sufficiently small near-Earth asteroids for capture and return; the ability to implement sufficiently powerful solar electric propulsion systems to enable transportation of the captured asteroid; and the proposed human presence in cislunar space in the 2020s enabling exploration and exploitation of the returned asteroid," the report detailed.
A cow catapulted into cislunar space is a powerful image from early childhood.
That cislunar spacecraft is projected to kick off in the 2020s.
The Space Launch System is NASAs new heavy-lift launch vehicle that is being built to take crew and cargo to destinations beyond earth orbit, including to cislunar space and eventually Mars.
NASAs Space Launch System, which Boeing is helping develop, would deliver the habitat to cislunar space near the Moon.