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JAXA and Toyota reach agreement on consideration toward international space exploration

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Toyota and JAXA will develop fuel cell technology for use in a rover The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and Toyota Motor Corporation have announced their agreement to consider the possibility of collaborating on international space exploration. As a first step, JAXA and Toyota have reached agreement to further co-operate …

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New Solar Electric Propulsion contract to help NASA reach Mars

SEP System. Source: NASA.

As part of its Solar Electric Propulsion (SEP) project, NASA has initiated a contract with US aerospace and defense firm Aerojet Rocketdyne for the development of an “advanced electric propulsion system,” which would enable craft to travel further into space and aid a future manned mission to Mars. The three-year, …

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