SELF-PROPELLED SUSTAINABLE EXPLORATION
Jerome Wright: "The cost of launching the necessary conventional propellants from Earth are enormous for manned missions. Use of sailing ships could potentially save more than $10 billion in mission costs."
Solar sail with printed control circuits
Made in situ from asteroid metal
Sail is the container for the metal
Developed by ABM Space Sp. z o.o.
The project awarded
at SPACE EXPLORATION MASTERS 2017 competition
LET’S PRINT SOME GOLD!