Major news from Airbus via Twitter... an announcement that they are preparing to begin a race alongside their competition in the area of cleaning up space debris and rescuing malfunctioning satellites. They refer to their service as a Satellite Tug.
On-Orbit Services - Space Tug, the Space Utility Vehicle
Airbus Space Tug is an autonomous spacecraft whose main missions are maintenance, logistics and the cleaning up of Space debris. The Space Tug will be able to extend satellites life...
6:15 PM - 26 Sep 2017