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NASA’s Lucy Stretches Its Wings in Successful Solar Panel Deployment Test

6 Apr 2021, 17:00 UTC
NASA’s Lucy Stretches Its Wings in Successful Solar Panel Deployment Test Lockheed Martin

NASA’s Lucy spacecraft has successfully completed thermal vacuum testing of both solar panels, the final step in checking out these critical spacecraft components in preparation for launch this fall. Once the Lucy spacecraft’s solar panels are attached and fully extended, they could cover a five-story building.

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