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Europa Clipper

(Europa Multiple Flyby Mission)
(planned Europa space probe)

The Europa Clipper mission (formerly called the Europa Multiple Flyby Mission) is a future NASA space probe to orbit Jupiter, and observe Jupiter's moon, Europa, during more than forty flybys. Plans are to launch in 2023, reach Jupiter in roughly two years, then operate for three or more years.

Instruments envisioned (as of 2018):

There is some accommodation for one more instrument, to be determined.


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Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Europa_Clipper
https://europa.nasa.gov/
https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/missions/europa-clipper/

Referenced by pages:
Europa Lander
Jupiter
NASA

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